Tag Archives: Health Care

With Disappointment Comes Resiliency

Without a doubt, yesterday was not the outcome NFIB hoped for.  While there is disappointment, the staunch advocacy for our members has never been stronger and continues.  I believe that there are no greater people than those that were bitten … Continue reading

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GAO Report Backs NFIB Research on Small-Business Health Insurance Tax Credit

From the ICYMI files from last week… WASHINGTON, D.C., May 23, 2012 — A recently released report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) has reaffirmed the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Research Foundation’s own findings regarding the Patient Protection … Continue reading

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Health-Care Costs Still Top Concern for Small-Business Owners

As we continue NFIB’s series on issues that are plaguing small business owners…from our folks in DC…today’s topic is health care costs. WASHINGTON, D.C., May 22, 2012 — As the nation formally recognizes the important role that small business plays … Continue reading

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As We Wait For The SCOTUS Ruling…

It has been more than a month since the Supreme Court of the United State (SCOTUS) heard the historic NFIB argument against the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  As we wait for the Court’s ruling, I found a recent Kaiser Family … Continue reading

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Did You Know? Out-Of-Network Medical Bills

Governor Cuomo recently announced that the Department of Financial Services is investigating medical bills for out-of-network costs.  All healthcare related costs have a direct impact on the high health insurance rates facing business owners in New York State.  The unexpected … Continue reading

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NFIB President Comments on Final Day at the Supreme Court

  National Federation of Independent Business President and CEO Dan Danner today released the following statement concerning the final day of oral arguments in the organization’s legal challenge to the federal health-care law:   “Today, lawyers for NFIB and 26 … Continue reading

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Small Business Confident after Supreme Court Argument

Below is a statement issued a few minutes ago regarding this afternoon’s events at the Supreme Court.. Albany (March 27, 2012) – The group representing small businesses in the Supreme Court this week in the landmark case against the federal … Continue reading

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NFIB at the Supreme Court – Day 2

Today was the day many political observers had dubbed as the “main event” at the Supreme Court.  Based on the reports out of Washington D.C., the “event” lived up to the billing. On the docket today, was the critical debate … Continue reading

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NFIB at the Supreme Court and New York Budget Update

Quite a busy day for NFIB, here in Albany and in Washington DC. As I pointed out earlier, today marks the beginning of an historic moment in both our Nation’s and NFIB’s history.   Day one of the Obamacare Lawsuit is … Continue reading

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NFIB’s History-Making Lawsuit

Today is a very proud day to be part of the NFIB team.  Today, marks the date that NFIB takes its landmark challenge of Obamacare to the Supreme Court of the United States. NFIB has challenged the law based on … Continue reading

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