Tag Archives: federal healthcare act

Reaction to the Supreme Court ruling on the healthcare act

A sampling of comments from elected officials on the Supreme Court decision upholding the federal healthcare act . . .

Tags: federal healthcare act , Obamacare , Supreme Court decision

Supreme Court upholds all provisions of healthcare act

Supreme Court issues a massive surprise decision, upholding the federal healthcare reform act as constitutional . . .

Tags: federal healthcare act , Obamacare , U.S. Supreme Court

House approves tax code tweaks, physician licensing bills

Bills passed by the House affect the issuance of licenses to physicians and dentists, make routine adjustments to the state tax code . . .

Tags: dentist licenses , federal healthcare act , federal tax code , Georgia tax code , physician licenses

Supreme Court will hear challenges to healthcare act

The U.S. Supreme Court, as long expected, will hear and decide constitutional challenges to the federal healthcare act . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , federal healthcare act , Nathan Deal , Sam Olens , Supreme Court

Political Notes – Chattooga could have first private water project

Chattooga County could be one of the first local governments to take advantage of the new state law that authorizes public-private partnerships to develop water infrastructure projects . . .

Tags: Chattooga County , Chris Clark , Department of Community Health , federal healthcare act , Georgia Chamber of Commerce , Nathan Deal appointments , PeachCare , reservoirs , water resource projects

Appeals court dismisses two challenges to healthcare reform act

The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals tosses two lawsuits in Virginia that had challenged the constitutionality of the federal healthcare act . . .

Tags: 4th Circuit Court of Appeals , Barack Obama , federal healthcare act

Political Notes – Supreme Court says ‘no’ to quick review of healthcare law

There will not be a fast-track review of the federal healthcare act by the U.S. Supreme Court, the justices announced Monday . . .

Tags: federal healthcare act , immigration control bill , King & Spalding , Ronald Ginsberg , same-sex marriages , U.S. Supreme Court

House vote: No abortions, no exceptions

Georgia House members vote to add a “no exceptions” abortion prohibition to a healthcare bill . . .

Tags: Abortion , federal healthcare act , Georgia House

Political Notes – Deal wants faster ruling on healthcare

Gov. Nathan Deal asks President Barack Obama to hurry up with the appellate review of the federal healthcare act; questions are raised about the impact of the Savannah River dredging on the quality of drinking water . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , Board of Regents , English-only driver's tests , federal healthcare act , Nathan Deal , Savannah harbor project

Georgia House delegation splits on healthcare vote

Georgia’s House members vote along partisan lines on the issue of repealing the federal healthcare act . . .

Tags: federal healthcare act , repeal vote , U.S. House