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Some small business owners say better off before Vermont Health Connect

By   /  August 27, 2015  /  Health Care, Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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Leach said that with Vermont Health Connect, “You’re buying a Volkswagen, not a Cadillac. The premium looks the same, but your access to coverage is very restricted.”

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Vermont attorney general bucks New Hampshire, defends Planned Parenthood funds

By   /  August 21, 2015  /  Health Care, Issues, New Hampshire, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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“Given the strong support for women’s constitutional rights to reproductive freedoms in Vermont, I believe any significant reduction in support for Planned Parenthood in our state is unlikely.”

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Health care anything but ‘affordable’ for Vermonters

By   /  August 5, 2015  /  Health Care, Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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Vermont is undergoing dramatic health care change in the name of affordability, but critics say the high number of individuals drawing upon subsidies is making health care unaffordable for paying customers.

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Vermont to pay up to $2.7 million for faulty fix to state health exchange

By   /  July 30, 2015  /  Health Care, Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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An independent report on Vermont Health Connect shows Vermonters will pay up to $2.7 million for June’s faulty technology fix, a fact not disclosed by the Shumlin administration’s report.

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Retirees struggling to afford Vermont, moving to other states

By   /  July 29, 2015  /  News, Taxes, Vermont  /  No Comments

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Vermonters have different reasons for leaving the state, but for retirees, the decision to leave the Green Mountains and retire elsewhere often comes down to property taxes and the cost of living.

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Vermont taxpayers may be funding baby body parts trade

By   /  July 20, 2015  /  Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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Vermont taxpayers may be supporting the sale of baby body parts, as Planned Parenthood’s senior director of medical services admitted the national abortion leader harvests and sells fetal organs taken during procedures.

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