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Rocky Mount to Governor, General Assembly: Expand Medicaid!

After a recent community meeting we had in Rocky Mount, a group of citizens wanted to give a short message to Governor McCrory and NC legislators about the bill the Governor signed earlier this year blocking billions of federal dollars coming to NC to expand our Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act:

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2 Comments

  1. Alex

    August 5, 2013 at 8:05 pm

    These are federal dollars that unfortunately we don’t have. They have to be borrowed, and then eventually paid back by our children and grandchildren. It’s a simple concept, but no dollars are free !

  2. Doug

    August 6, 2013 at 11:06 am

    What stops their community from implementing their own healthcare scheme? Maybe they need to take some local responsibility instead of going to the state or federal teat. And if the answer is “they can’t afford it” the same is true of each governement level you go up to…..and thus your answer.