By Associated Press | 02/22/14 10:24 AM
A bill with the backing of House Republican leadership would give the General Assembly the authority to decide whether the state should expand Medicaid under the federal health care law.
By Philip Klein | 02/21/14 06:25 PM
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Friday provided advanced notice to insurers about proposed cuts in Medicare Advantage payments in 2015 as part of President Obama's health care law. Medicare Advantage is a program that offers privately administered insurance options to...
By Charles Paul Blahous | 02/21/14 11:46 AM
The president can delay his budget, but no good can come from further postponing our country’s desperately needed financial reforms.
02/20/14 07:00 PM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia House and Senate cast opposing votes Thursday on whether to accept federal Medicaid funds in order to provide health insurance to as much as 400,000 low-income residents. The GOP-controlled House voted 67-32 against expanding Medicaid eligibility. The...
By Ben Neary | 02/20/14 08:58 AM
A legislative committee that heard public testimony Wednesday in favor of a bill that would expand Medicaid in Wyoming didn't vote on the matter and the committee chairman said it likely wouldn't vote Thursday, either.
02/20/14 02:15 AM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Republicans in the Virginia House of Delegates are set to vote against a proposal to accept federal Medicaid funding. A largely symbolic full floor vote is scheduled for Thursday. Republican leaders said they wanted to show they are united in opposition to a proposal by...
By David Freddoso | 02/19/14 08:40 PM
It's 2014, and we're all anti-Obamacare now - at least a little. Even party-sanctioned Democratic Super PACs are now defending their members with ads that showcase the sincerity of their frustration with Obamacare's rollout. And late last week, incumbent Senate Democrats lined up around the...
By Andrew DeMillo | 02/19/14 08:39 AM
The Arkansas House failed Tuesday to renew the state's compromise Medicaid expansion plan, leaving in limbo the future of a program heralded as a model for Republican-leaning states to implement the federal health overhaul.
By Associated Press | 02/19/14 08:35 AM
Corbett's administration could be ready to submit its proposal to the federal government to draw down billions of Medicaid expansion dollars to help uninsured working adults buy health insurance.
02/18/14 04:45 PM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The war of words between Democratic and Republican lawmakers over whether to accept federal Medicaid funds to provide health insurance to low-income residents continued at the Capitol Tuesday, with members from both parties accusing the other of being out-of-touch...
By John Hanna | 02/18/14 08:51 AM
Advocates for expanding Medicaid in Kansas staged a small Statehouse rally Monday, but the Republican-dominated Legislature still didn't seem much interested in taking up a proposal tied to the federal health care overhaul.
By Associated Press | 02/18/14 08:47 AM
The House is expected to vote Tuesday on a bill that would fund the "private option" that was approved last year as an alternative to expanding Medicaid under the federal health care law. Under the private option, Arkansas is using federal Medicaid funds to purchase private insurance for...
By Associated Press | 02/15/14 06:01 PM
Maine Gov. Paul LePage says massive Medicaid spending is crowding out funding for education and natural resource protection as he continues to push back against expanding the program under the Affordable Care Act.
By Associated Press | 02/15/14 12:57 PM
New Hampshire is one of six states still undecided on whether to expand Medicaid as part of the federal health care overhaul.
By Philip Klein | 02/14/14 01:35 PM
On Friday, the New York Times reported that "[o]ne in five people who signed up for health insurance under the new health care law failed to pay their premiums on time and therefore did not receive coverage in January, insurance companies and industry experts say."
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