Tag Archives: Health insurance

If you can’t speak out for sick kids, quit calling yourself ‘pro-life’

By Robert Mann It’s hard to find a government program that does more to save innocent lives than the Children’s Health Insurance Program. CHIP and its Louisiana incarnation, LaCHIP, are shining examples of effective, pro-life government initiatives. Louisiana’s Republican senators … Continue reading

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On Medicaid expansion, Jindal should embrace his own plan

By Robert Mann It wasn’t so long ago that Gov. Bobby Jindal declared his concern for Louisiana’s working poor without health insurance – and he proposed an innovative program to help them. “Louisiana is last in health care outcomes, we have … Continue reading

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