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affordable care act http://addisonindependent.com/taxonomy/term/1509/all en Shumlin says state can't afford single-payer — for now http://addisonindependent.com/201412shumlin-says-state-cant-afford-single-payer-%E2%80%94-now <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> John Flowers </div> </div> </div> <p> MONTPELIER &mdash; Gov. Peter Shumlin on Wednesday put the brakes on the state&rsquo;s multi-year quest to convert to a universal, single-payer health care system, saying the cost and financing scheme of such a plan would be &ldquo;detrimental to Vermonters, employers and the state&rsquo;s economy overall.&rdquo;</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/27510">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201412shumlin-says-state-cant-afford-single-payer-%E2%80%94-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Addison County affordable care act Ayer Featured Fisher Green Mountain Care Board health care Shumlin single-payer Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:29:14 +0000 John Flowers 27510 at http://addisonindependent.com Opinion: Gruber flawed, but helped many http://addisonindependent.com/201412opinion-gruber-flawed-helped-many <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Chuck Gregory </div> </div> </div> <p align="left"> Valerie Mullin (&ldquo;Deception used for single payer,&rdquo; Nov. 27) gives your readers a wedgie.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/27222">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201412opinion-gruber-flawed-helped-many" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Opinion affordable care act Gruber health care Mullin Obama Shumlin Wed, 03 Dec 2014 21:37:18 +0000 Zach Despart 27222 at http://addisonindependent.com Lawmakers hail health care ruling http://addisonindependent.com/201206lawmakers-hail-health-care-ruling <p> ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; Addison County lawmakers spearheading Vermont&rsquo;s health care reform effort hailed the U.S. Supreme Court&rsquo;s decision on Thursday to substantially uphold the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA), a decision they said gives them further confidence in pushing the state toward a single-payer system.</p> <p> &ldquo;I&rsquo;m obviously satisfied and pleasantly surprised, I have to admit, by the ruling,&rdquo; said Rep. Michael Fisher, D-Lincoln, and chairman of the House Health Care Committee.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/12342">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201206lawmakers-hail-health-care-ruling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Vermont affordable care act Featured health care insurance legislature Mon, 02 Jul 2012 14:51:34 +0000 John Flowers 12342 at http://addisonindependent.com