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Empty Promises of Arkansas’ Medicaid Private Option Debunked in New Report

So-Called Private Option an ObamaCare Expansion of Medicaid FLORIDA – Legislators who were assured Arkansas’ so-called Private Option draws ObamaCare dollars without having to expand Medicaid were sold a false bill of goods.  A new report published by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) debunks the many empty promises made by the Arkansas politicians who passed the plan last year. …

Chris CinquemaniEmpty Promises of Arkansas’ Medicaid Private Option Debunked in New Report
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Florida’s “Right For Kids” Foster Care Turnaround Explored in New Foundation Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Florida’s success turning around its failed child welfare and foster care system with an innovative, kid-focused reform strategy is examined in a report published today by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA). FGA, Florida’s newest free market think tank which specializes in health and child welfare policy, released the report, Florida’s Right For Kids Reform, as a …

Chris CinquemaniFlorida’s “Right For Kids” Foster Care Turnaround Explored in New Foundation Report
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ADVISORY: Congressional Committee to Hear Testimony from FGA President Tarren Bragdon on Pro-Patient, Pro-Taxpayer Medicaid Reform

Tarren Bragdon, President and CEO of the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA), is at the U.S. House of Representatives today, July 8, to testify before the Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Health, where he will discuss innovative, patient-centered Medicaid reforms states have achieved when given proper flexibility from the federal government. CLICK HERE TO READ THE WRITTEN TESTIMONY …

Chris CinquemaniADVISORY: Congressional Committee to Hear Testimony from FGA President Tarren Bragdon on Pro-Patient, Pro-Taxpayer Medicaid Reform
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First-of-Its Kind Report, Web Site Ranks State Child Welfare Systems

“Right for Kids Rankings” Shows States Where to Improve in 11 Key Outcome Areas Some states will celebrate.  Others will cringe.  Policymakers, bureaucrats and child advocates are sure to thumb through the pages of the first-annual Right for Kids Ranking to see how their child welfare system compares to every other states’ and the District of Columbia’s. The 2012 Right …

Chris CinquemaniFirst-of-Its Kind Report, Web Site Ranks State Child Welfare Systems
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RELEASE: Think Tank Shares Florida’s Welfare Drug Testing Success at Georgia Public Hearing

ATLANTA –Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) Chief Executive Officer Tarren Bragdon traveled to Atlanta, Georgia today to present results of Florida’s welfare cash drug testing law at a legislative hearing on a bill to enact similar requirements in the Peach State. Georgia State Representative Jason Spencer, sponsor of HB 668, invited Bragdon to testify in support of his bill after …

Chris CinquemaniRELEASE: Think Tank Shares Florida’s Welfare Drug Testing Success at Georgia Public Hearing
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Legal Scholar Blasts Pro-Addict Judge’s Judicial Activism

When U.S. District Court Judge Mary Scriven blocked Florida’s welfare cash drug testing law in October, the Foundation for Government Accountability disagreed.  We objected to her inappropriate judicial temperament, her disdain for hard facts, and the imaginary personal welfare expertise upon which she bases her decree.  Huffington Post reports our reaction to her ill-conceived ruling. Governor Rick Scott has since …

Chris CinquemaniLegal Scholar Blasts Pro-Addict Judge’s Judicial Activism