Monthly Archives: February 2018

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Grass is Greener

Grass is Greener Complex We’ve all heard the phrase: "The grass is always greener on the other side." There’s another quote that says, "The grass is greener where you water it." If you are busy focusing on what everyone else has that you do not, then you may be neglecting your own grass that has [...]

By | February 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Grass is Greener

KanCare

Expanding KANCARE Makes Sense When the Affordable Care Act was originally passed, it required states to cover people who were unable to pay for their own medical coverage. This was challenged, and the US. Supreme Court said that the federal government could not enforce this mandate. This had to be decided by each state. So, [...]

By | February 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on KanCare

Unexpected Opportunities

Unexpected Opportunity I came back from an appointment in Early January and Debbie, our accounting coordinator, asked me to come into Chris’s office. Of course, you never want to get called in to the boss’s office but this time it was so Chris could see my reaction. A National Guard recruiter, who participated in Disability [...]

By | February 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Unexpected Opportunities

Poverty Simulation: Billy

Poverty Experience - "Billy" I recently attended a poverty simulation hosted by Young Professionals and Circles of Hope. I had never participated in something like this before, so, I didn’t know what to expect. I was assigned to a family of six and each of us were given a role to play. We had a [...]

By | February 2nd, 2018|World|Comments Off on Poverty Simulation: Billy