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Mar 30, 2012

Thompson to Federal Trade Commission: Proposed Pharmacy Management Merger Would Negatively Impact Rural Communities

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson this week in a letter to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) raised concern about the proposed merger between...

Mar 26, 2012

GOP lawmaker says healthcare law nothing but costly 'broken promises' (The Hill)

Rep. Glenn Thompson said Monday afternoon that while the Supreme Court is just starting to assess the constitutionality of the 2010 healthcare law, most Americans have already rendered the verdict that the law is both...

Mar 26, 2012

Two Years Later, Healthcare Law’s Broken Promises and Uncertainty Continue (Gant Daily)

While the court’s decision is yet to be made, the verdict has already been cast by the countless American families and small businesses that simply cannot afford the Affordable Care Act...

Mar 22, 2012

Speech: Non-partisan Congressional Budget Office Serves Devastating Blow to Healthcare Law

Mr. Speaker, just last week, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office served a devastating blow to President Obama's most frequently uttered promise...

Mar 14, 2012

Fix Medicare's Bizarre Auction Program (New York Times Blog)

The New York Times Freakonomics blog post in 2010 titled, “Fix Medicare’s Bizarre Auction Program,” discusses in detail the flaws of the current Medicare competitive bidding system...

Feb 10, 2012

Thompson Views Health Care Mandate as Violation of Religious Liberty, Joins Letter in Opposition

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson has joined 154 Members in sending a bipartisan letter to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius calling on the Obama Administration to reverse its controversial mandate...

Feb 6, 2012

Health Reform Built to Fail: How Medicare rigs competitive bidding and hurts patients (Wall Street Journal)

The consensus of basically everyone who knows anything about auctions is that the no-risk bids and median pricing are idiotic and designed for failure…

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