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What is the Role? FGA works with state leaders across the nation to advance positive health care and welfare reforms, and to stop policies that grow the welfare state at the expense of families and taxpayers. In just the past two years, 25 states have implemented FGA model reforms that will result in 3.4 million people escaping the welfare trap...[ read more ]

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FGA Launches ‘Freedom to Prosper’ Initiative Former legislator and economics analyst tapped to spearhead project Naples, FL – The Foundation for Government Accountability announced today the launch of its latest policy solution, ‘Freedom to Prosper’, aimed at eliminating restrictive licensing requirements and regulatory burdens at the local level. Licensing requirements created by local governments and state agencies limit the ability...[ read more ]

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   New Report Finds ObamaCare Expansion States Have Enrolled More Than Double Projected Number of Adults Massive enrollment overruns leave taxpayers, truly needy at risk A new study, released today by the Foundation for Government Accountability, found that all ObamaCare expansion states with available data have enrolled more able-bodied adults than these states said would ever possibly enroll. Meanwhile, nearly...[ read more ]

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It is with great gratitude and excitement that I announce the transition of two of FGA’s talented professionals, Andrew Brown and Kristina Ribali, to help scale up our sister charity, FlourishNow. Earlier this year, I worked with a team of entrepreneurs to create an organization that would showcase a non-governmental approach to helping people in need, out of which was...[ read more ]

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  New Poll Confirms Michigan Voters Support Welfare Work Requirements Nearly three-quarters of voters want work requirements implemented statewide Lansing, MI - A new poll released today by the Foundation for Government Accountability confirms that Michigan voters support work requirements for welfare. The poll, which surveyed 579 likely voters, found that 70 percent of Michigan voters support implementing food stamp...[ read more ]

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What is the Role? FGA works with state leaders across the nation to advance positive health care and welfare reforms, and to stop policies that grow the welfare state at the expense of families and taxpayers. In just the past two years, 25 states have implemented FGA model reforms that will result in 3.4 million people escaping the welfare trap over the next...[ read more ]

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ARKANSAS SENATOR RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARD FOR EDUCATING POLICYMAKERS ABOUT OBAMACARE EXPANSION FGA AWARD COMMEMORATES KING’S LEADERSHIP FOR PROTECTING PATIENTS & THE TRULY NEEDY ACROSS THE COUNTRY Arkansas Senator Bryan King was honored with the Foundation for Government Accountability’s 2016 Good Neighbor Award this summer for his leadership in educating state policymakers around the country about the pitfalls of Medicaid expansion under...[ read more ]

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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEBRASKA GOVERNOR RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARD FOR FIGHTING OBAMACARE EXPANSION FGA AWARD COMMEMORATES LEADERSHIP FOR PROTECTING PATIENTS, PROVIDERS, AND TAXPAYERS Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts was honored with the Foundation for Government Accountability’s 2016 Voice for the Vulnerable Award June 20 for his leadership in the state to prevent a massive expansion of welfare under...[ read more ]

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­­­Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEW LAW EMPOWERS VIRGINIA COMMUNITIES TO HELP FAMILIES IN CRISIS BUDGET AMENDMENT PILOTING FOSTER CARE ALTERNATIVE PASSES LEGISLATURE Families experiencing a short-term crisis in Virginia hopefully have a new place to turn for help, their own communities, thanks to a pilot program authorized by the budget bill signed by Gov. Terry McAuliffe. Amendment 346#1h...[ read more ]

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­­­Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEW LAW EMPOWERS ALASKA COMMUNITIES TO HELP FAMILIES IN CRISIS BILL CREATING EARLY INTERVENTION ALTERNATIVE SIGNED INTO LAW Families experiencing a short-term crisis in Alaska will have a new place to turn for help, their own communities, thanks to a bill just signed by Gov. Bill Walker that enjoyed bi-partisan support in the...[ read more ]