Congressional hearing on Obamacare’s effects coming to region

By: Michael Barrett – Shelby Star
November 18, 2013

Concerns about the effect of the newly applied health care law will lead to a U.S. congressional hearing being held in a neighboring county Friday.

Members of the full Committee on Oversight and Government Reform want to learn more about what the new law has meant for area residents.

Republican Rep. Patrick McHenry, a committee member who represents Cleveland County as part of the 10th District, pushed for a local field hearing to be held. He did so in light of reports that some North Carolina residents are being more adversely affected by the health care reform than people in other states.

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