Georgia Watch applauds U.S. Supreme Court decision in King v. Burwell

ATLANTA, GA June 25, 2015 – Today, the United States Supreme Court made an important decision that preserves health insurance coverage for the more than 400,000 Georgians who receive tax credits. “Georgia Watch is breathing a sigh of relief because …

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Rural Hospital Stabilization Committee issues final report but overlooks Medicaid expansion

On February 23, 2015, the Rural Hospital Stabilization Committee (RHSC), formed by Governor Deal, issued a final report outlining its suggested solutions for Georgia’s struggling rural hospitals.  While we support the Committee’s recommendations, we joined fellow advocacy organizations in expressing …

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Premium tax credits in jeopardy: Supreme Court will hear King v. Burwell on March 4th

Written by Lindsey Stephens, Duke Law School Extern, and Beth Stephens, Health Access Program Director On March 4, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in King v. Burwell.  At issue is whether the advance premium tax credits …

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“Refugees are the focus of Atlanta Obamacare enrollment”

Elise Blasingame, Director of Community Education, was interviewed on WABE last Friday to discuss Georgia Watch’s dedication to serving the refugee communities of Georgia. Listen here. Georgia Watch’s satellite locations in Cobb and DeKalb Counties have been heavily utilized by …

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