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Tennessee gets ‘B’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Tennessee ranked No. 7 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

BERNARD HEALTH: ACA employer mandate still in place despite court ruling

A new court ruling from a federal judge in Texas has put the Affordable Care Act in uncertain light yet again, but employers should be aware that coverage and reporting requirements have not changed.

Tennessee gets score of 79 on financial transparency

Tennessee earned above-average marks for its system of making annual budgetary data available to residents, according to a study by the Chicago-based policy institute Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Medicare for All bill could cost $32 trillion, study says

The proposed "Medicare for all" bill would add more than $32 trillion to the federal budget over 10 years, according to a July study by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.

Bredesen pushes healthcare in campaign

Recent polls suggest Phil Bredesen could be the first Democrat elected to the U.S. Senate from Tennessee in nearly 30 years.

Cohen supports Medicare for All

Congressman Steve Cohen (D-Memphis) supports a Medicare for All program for Tennessee and the rest of the country.

Cooper supports Medicare for All

Congressman Jim Cooper (D-Nashville) continues to support a Medicare for All program.

ACA programs provide stability for insurance plans, company president says

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) began with three programs to provide stability for insurance plans during the first several years the Act was in effect.

Insurance commissioners call for passage of market stabilization reforms

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners has provided a letter to Sen. Lamar Alexander, chairman of the Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee, and other leaders of Congress urging support for health insurance market stabilization reforms.

CLEVELAND/BRADLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber Holds Kickoff for Momentum ’22 Campaign

The Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce held a kickoff event on Aug. 7, at the Cleveland Country Club, for its Momentum ’22: Investing in Tomorrow campaign.

Expert says 'Medicare for All' plan would cost trillions, result in waiting lists and rationing

While some pundits predict early wins by progressive candidates such as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in New York might be translating into a progressive stream into office this November, their advocacy of single-payer health care won't fly, a West Coast free market advocate said during a recent interview.

Risk corridor is last of the 3 R's of Obamacare remaining, expert says

With President Donald Trump's administration aiming hard against the so-called "three Rs" of the Affordable Care Act -- risk adjustment, reinsurance and risk corridors -- most Tennesseans don't seem to know about those three provisions, including the fact that only one remains.

Farmers for Free Trade's ad campaign pits farmers against Trump's trade war

From Ohio Business Daily

Farmers for Free Trade has launched Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, an advertising campaign featuring true stories of how tariffs will damage the country’s agricultural base.

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