Tag Archives: Tennessee

Map Quest: Nashville Residential Building Permits

Strap on your tool belt, we’re talkin’ ’bout building permits! Specifically, we’re dipping our toes into the building of new homes in Nashville, Tennessee, where we mourn the loss of former resident Swizzle Stick to the Big Apple. Bye, Tay-Tay! … Continue reading

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Heath Care Update: Medicaid Enrollment Is Up Where They Want Medicaid

Not surprisingly, Medicaid enrollment is up in states where they want Medicaid. Since open enrollment for expanded Medicaid coverage started last October under Obamacare the Affordable Care Act, the federal government has been releasing Medicaid enrollment numbers for all 50 states. In the … Continue reading

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4 Bridges Half Marathon, In Box Plots

The 4 Bridges Half Marathon was a beautiful course, crisscrossing the Tennessee River and giving away to great views of Chattanooga’s skyline, the surrounding hills, and Lookout Mountain. The race went well, especially considering my training wasn’t what I had … Continue reading

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Predicting The Effects Of The Affordable Care Act: Lessons From Tennessee

Lots of controversy this last month about Obamacare, aka the Affordable Care Act, aka A Socialist Takeover of America, aka Yeezus, aka Subsidizing The Working Poor To Buy Private Insurance Plus A Lot of Other Stuff. The employer mandate was … Continue reading

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The Ever Exciting May Health Care Update Into Darkness 3

Wellllll, just another month in government health care. The regulations are piling up, the consequences of Medicaid expansion are being sussed out, the number of drug addicted babies if frightening, and there are bacteria in your guts. Ahh, the health … Continue reading

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April Health Care Reform Update: Small Biz, TN Medicaid Decision

April Health Care Reform Update! Loopholes, delays, non approvals! We’re living in exciting times. Small businesses with healthy employees are using a loophole to get around Affordable Care Act taxes and regulations. Companies of any size can purchase self-insurance, a type … Continue reading

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Health Reform Update: Twisting Yourself In Knots

The rubber is hitting the road when it comes to the Affordable Care Act.  States have to decide, if they haven’t already, how they want to proceed on a number of issues, including Medicaid expansion and health insurance exchanges.  A … Continue reading

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