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...either. But nearly 6 in 10 Americans 40 and older support some type of government-administered long-term care insurance program, a 7 point increase from last year's AP survey.More than three-fourths of this age group favor tax breaks...
Bill to protect homeowners in flood-prone areas set to pass

...overhaul of the government's much-criticized flood insurance program after angry homeowners facing sharp premium hikes...The hard-fought 2012 rewrite of the federal flood insurance program was aimed at weaning hundreds of thousands of homeowners...

...conservatives in the GOP forced a 16-day partial government shutdown over funding to implement the nation's new health insurance program. The small-bore, two-year budget deal struck by Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash...

...after a one-year extension.An amendment from Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., and others would improve the crop insurance program for organic farmers. It gives $5 million to the U.S. Department of Agriculture to update the prices paid on...
Legislators' prefiled bills released

...introduced a suite of bills they say are aimed at women's health and opportunity, including expansion of a health insurance program for low-income children and pregnant women, which has Gov. Sean Parnell has rejected in the past. Another proposal...
School budgets being cut statewide

...and you assume all else is flat, you have to absorb that," Fisher said.The district has a unique health insurance program in that it is self-insured. While the plan is good for employees, there is concern that the "Cadillac tax...
'Obamacare' AK subsidy calculator fixed

...requires, among many things, that all citizens and legal residents not covered by employer-sponsored health insurance programs buy health insurance by March 31, 2014 or face fines. Under the individual mandate, households making less than...
Senate passes abortion bill

...possible that some of the language may need to be tightened.Failed amendments included a proposal to expand a health insurance program for low-income children and pregnant women. Gov. Sean Parnell had vetoed an expansion of the Denali KidCare program...
Murphy: Record shows fiscally conservative government for decades. Although I was unsuccessful in my attempt to remove the Assembly from the borough's health insurance program, I did personally opt out, saving the borough about $18,000 annually.What does my opponent's record indicate...
'Obamacare' comes into focus for AK

...the Congressional Research Service as Medicare part A; Medicare Advantage; Medicaid; State Children's Health Insurance Programs; TRICARE; the VA Healthcare Program and employer sponsored plans. Residents on the Peninsula who use the CPH...


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