Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Tuesday
Low  66°
High 93°
Wednesday
Low  68°
High 95°
Thursday
Low  65°
High 90°
Friday
Low  62°
High 83°
Saturday
Low  64°
High 86°
Sunday
Low  66°
High 92°
Monday
Low  69°
High 99°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 77°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Sebelius Says Everyone Should Have Health Insurance
04/02/2009

AP) - Health secretary nominee Kathleen Sebelius says everyone should have health coverage but she avoided endorsing the idea of making individuals legally responsible for seeing that they're insured.

Sebelius was responding to questions from Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus, who proposed a so-called individual mandate in his own health overhaul plan.

Baucus noted that during the presidential campaign Barack Obama proposed mandating that all children be insured - but not all adults. He asked Sebelius if she supported an individual mandate and whether she believes all Americans should be insured. Right now, some 48 million are not.

Sebelius said she agrees with the president that all Americans should have health coverage, but she didn't address the issue of making it mandatory.

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Amtrak Passengers Join Lawsuit In Derailment Case
Syracuse Man Killed In Accident
Bee Jays Break Through in Blowout Win  
USD 480 Classified Staff and Administrators Receive Raise
Suspicious Grass Fire In Guymon
House Fire In Guymon
Supreme Court Orders Explanation of Haskell County Vacancy
KS Senate Committee Approves Education Funding Plan
KS Sen. Candidate To Hold Meet and Greet
SCCC Trustees Wrap Up Fiscal Year
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Cimarron Regional Advisory Committee to Meet in Liberal
Wheat Harvest Continues Across The State
Gov. Brownback Signs School Funding Bill
Guymon Hotel Makes Historic Registery
All City and County Offices Will Be Closed
Kiwanis Offer Georgia Peaches
Bethany Salvages Final Game in Extra Innings
Rattlers Win Garden City Tournament
Syracuse Man Killed In Accident
Liberal Edges Bethany  
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group