As the largest uninsured ethnic group in the country, Latino Americans are considered key to the success of the Affordable Care Act. In California, Latino enrollment numbers continue to lag despite tens of millions of dollars spent to reach Latinos, who represent more than half of the 7 million who lack coverage in that state. The NewsHour’s Cat Wise reports.
A Covered Califoria information fair hosted by State Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla will be held October 26, 2013 at the Pittsburg High School’s Little Theater. Many people know that they need health insurance, but are concerned about the cost. Fortunately, the Affordable Care Act creates a pathway for affordable health insurance and reforms that will protect consumers and expand access to care. Continue reading “Covered California Information Fair, Oct 26”
Democratic State Insurance Commissioner David Jones, has issued a warning: consumers could fall prey to fraud, identity theft, or other crimes at the hands of the people hired to help them enroll in ObamaCare. “We can have a real disaster on our hands,” he said in an interview this month. Continue reading “ObamaCare in California: What could possibly go wrong?”
The Investors Business Daily (IBD) has exposed the true nature of the Covered California Obamacare exchange apparatus in the Golden State. Unfortunately, it’s not about health care, doctors, or nurses, but funding a vast network of partisan outreach.. In summary, the lion’s share of of $500 million to be distributed to contractors for outreach, will be used to “enroll millions of the uninsured in the Democratic Party and fill the coffers of left-wing interest groups with taxpayer money.”
Continue reading “Covered California a front to fund partisan outreach”
California Speaker John Perez (D-Los Angeles) says California law that created an agency to oversee national health care reforms granted it sweeping authority to conceal spending on the contractors that will perform most of its functions will meet California Constitutional requirements. Covered California plans to spend nearly $458 million on outside vendors by the end of 2014, covering lawyers, consultants, public relations advisers and other functions. Continue reading “Legislature grants California Obamacare Exchange Secrecy on Spending”