Public event to discuss impact of President's healthcare act on Arkansas | Health
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (KTHV) -- Dick Morris, a former advisor to Senator Trent Lott and President Bill Clinton and frequent Fox News commentator, will be in Hot Springs Friday to discuss the President’s healthcare act and its impact on Arkansas residents.
Morris will join Ben Domenech of the Heartland Institute and Teresa Oelke, Arkansas director of Americans for Prosperity Foundation. The event will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the Fountain Lake High School Auditorium, 4207 Park Ave. The Town Hall format will allow audience members to participate in thediscussion of the healthcare act and its short-term and long-term effects.
"We are now facing an addition of $530 billion to federal deficits and an increase in spending of up to $1.15 trillion over the next decade from the President's healthcare law," said Oelke. "This is a great opportunity for Arkansans to find out how their families will be affected."
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