Orrin Hatch

GOP’s Obamacare alternative might be put on hold until 2017

After Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.), Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.) unveiled a draft of an Obamacare replacement plan on Wednesday, Burr acknowledged on Thursday that it will still take time for consensus to be met and an alternative might not pass until 2017. Burr appeared on Fox News’ “Special Report with […]


Vets excluded from Obamacare employer mandate following Senate vote

Legislation was approved unanimously by the Senate Finance Committee Wednesday to exclude veterans from the Obamacare employer mandate. The legislation allows veteran workers, who receive health coverage from the Defense Department or the Department of Veterans Affairs, to not be included by companies in the count for employer mandate purposes. “The Hire More Heroes Act […]