Contact Us
Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act - Page 2

Steve Daines
Photo by Peter Christian
[

Update – Montana Congressman Steve Daines Prepares for Another Vote to Restrict Obamacare [AUDIO]

UPDATE - 4:30 p.m. Monday, September 30

As of Monday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. Montana Congressman Steve Daines was preparing to head back to the House floor to cast yet another vote that might result in a government shutdown.

Read More|Comment

Congress Meets As Government Shutdown Looms
Win McNamee/Getty Images
[

Government Likely Headed for Shutdown — What Does This Mean?

With Congress unable to agree on a budget or even a short-term emergency bill, it's increasingly likely that the federal government will suffer its first shutdown in 17 years. Leaders in the House of Representatives and the Senate will trade proposals on Monday, but neither side is optimistic that they will reach an agreement.

Read More|Comment

Monica Lindeen
Photo provided by the State of Montana
[

Insurance Commissioner Lindeen to Answer Obamacare Questions in Missoula on September 30 [AUDIO]

The Affordable Health Care Act insurance exchanges will officially open for business on Tuesday, October 1. Montana Commissioner of Securities and Insurance Monica Lindeen will speak at two locations in Missoula on Monday, September 30.

Read More|Comment

St. Patrick Hospital
Photo courtesy of St. Patrick Hospital
[

Missoula’s St. Patrick Hospital Wins Regional Quality Award [AUDIO]

On Thursday, September 26, Missoula's St. Patrick Hospital was one of seven in Montana to receive a quality award from Mountain-Pacific Quality Health Foundation.

Read More|Comment

Doc's office
Photo courtesy of Cult Gigolo/Flickr
[

Affordable Care Act Loopholes May Hurt Montanans

The federal health exchanges in Montana open up on October 1. The new exchanges will force many businesses to decide what type of health insurance to provide for their employees, or if they will continue to provide any health insurance at all.

Read More|Comment

President Obama Announces Vice President Biden To Lead Interagency Task Force On Gun Control
[

All About Obamacare – From State Insurance Commissioner [AUDIO]

In the words of Montana's Insurance Commissioner Monica Lindeen, "Love it or hate it, Obamacare is the law, and Montanans have a lot of questions. I didn't write the law, but as Montana's Insurance Commissioner, I want to make sure all Montanans have the information they need to make the best decisions they can for themselves, their families and their small businesses."

Read More|Comment

Obama Care
Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images
[

Montana Small Business Organization Has Questions About Health Care Law [AUDIO]

The Wednesday edition of the Washington Examiner featured a story about a survey done by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce saying 74% of small businesses would have to cut jobs and hours due to the Affordable Care Act.

Read More|Comment

Health money
Photo courtesy of 401(K) 2013/Flickr
[

Missoula and Other Montana Cities Receive Grants to Lead Customers to Affordable Care Act Exchanges

Today, July 9,, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius announced that Montana would be receiving nearly $1.5 million dollars worth of grant money for enlisting people into the affordable care acts new insurance exchanges.

Read More|Comment

montana capitol dome
Photo courtesy of Great Beyond/Flickr
[

Montana State Senator Says Citizen’s Initiative to Expand Medicaid Will Be Little More Than a Beauty Show

During the 2013 session, the Montana Legislature decided not to expand Medicaid. However, some Montanan's are advocating that Medicaid Expansion be pushed through in the next election through a Citizen's Initiative. State Senator Fred Thomas says that A citizen's initiative would be little more than a beauty pageant.

Read More|Comment

turtle
Photo courtesy of Mr. 0/Flickr
[

Does the Affordable Care Act Really Require Doctors to Report When Citizens Walk Into Lampposts or Get Bitten by Turtles?

Short answer, yes.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkgvo.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KGVO Club VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KGVO Club VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.