IWV in the Press:
Red Alert Politics -
While both of these measures are steps in the right direction, the Sanders-Miller deal does not do enough to address how the overall VA culture is going to change. How is the VA going to become more transparent to prevent gaming the system, secret wait lists, ghost clinics, and retaliation against whistleblowers? This latest bill could be yet another short-term “solution” to a long-term problem of veterans’ access to health care.
The Washington Examiner -
Medicaid has many problems: Not only is it costly for taxpayers, but it fails those who depend on it the most. Medicaid participants face bleaker health outcomes than people with private insurance.
IWV on TV:
Bloggers' Briefing with Heather Higgins, Idependent Women's Voice; Bjorn Lomborg, Cool It; Leslie Carborne, Slaying Leviathan; Pete Sepp, National Tax Payers Union.
IWV on the Radio:
Recent seismic events on the political right – the losses by both Majority Leader Eric Cantor on Tuesday and last week by longtime Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran – point to a little-noticed pattern with significant implications for the fall. IWV CEO and President Heather R. Higgins joins WLQV's Run to Win: The Darryl Wood Show to discuss the overlooked election issue.