Medicaid http://whqr.org en NAACP Leader Rallies Wilmington to Join Forward Together Movement http://whqr.org/post/naacp-leader-rallies-wilmington-join-forward-together-movement <p>At least one bus full of Wilmington citizens will be heading to the capitol to join thousands standing in the NAACP's Moral March on Raleigh next weekend. Today, the Reverend Dr. William Barber, President of the North Carolina NAACP, addressed about 60 people at a local Baptist church. Barber came to mobilize citizens to stand up against the Voter ID Bill, and state cuts to education and Medicaid.</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 21:03:55 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 49825 at http://whqr.org NAACP Leader Rallies Wilmington to Join Forward Together Movement Affordable Care Act Info Sessions Sweep Across the Region http://whqr.org/post/affordable-care-act-info-sessions-sweep-across-region <p>Health insurance can be tricky to navigate, what with the difficulty many experience enrolling in care, and North Carolina’s decision not to expand Medicaid in 2014. &nbsp;And that’s why the <a href="http://www.seahec.net/">Southeast Area Health Education Center</a>, or SEAHEC, and the New Hanover County Health Department are holding free information sessions on the Affordable Care Act—also known as “Obamacare.” WHQR’s Katie O’Reilly reports that until the March 31 deadline to enroll passes, these educators will be hosting these sessions around the region.<strong> </strong></p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:57:42 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 47174 at http://whqr.org Affordable Care Act Info Sessions Sweep Across the Region