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3 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Gov. Sean Parnell, in a statement Thursday, said that if mediation doesn't work, "the state is prepared to pursue all remedies available under the contract, including legal action."
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7 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The breakdown dramatically slowed the state's transition to the federal Affordable Care Act from its own first-in-the-nation universal health insurance law that provided a model for President Barack Obama's plan.
7 hrs ago | CBS Local
More than 323,000 Michigan residents have enrolled in the state's expanded Medicaid program since it launched earlier this year.
8 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and South Carolina have a lot in common: The summers are hot and the political climates are conservative.
12 hrs ago | Deseret News
Can Utah's legislature, in good conscience, continue to stall on this Medicaid? I ask that Speaker Lockhart, legislative leadership and the entire legislature address this issue in the prompt and humane manner their constituents are demanding.
16 hrs ago | Forbes.com
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17 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
The Virginia General Assembly will go back into session this September to debate Medicaid expansion, legislative leaders said Wednesday.
In states without Medicaid expansion, the poor remain uninsured at levels similar to before Obamacare.
The Affordable Care Act is projected to decrease New Mexico's uninsured rate by nearly 5 percentage points, but the state will still have the fifth highest percentage of uninsured residents in the U.S., according to a study Wednesday by WalletHub.com.
If enacted, Republican Gov. Tom Corbett's Healthy PA Medicaid proposal would repeal a program that provides assistance for low- and middle-income workers with disabilities, many of whom would be forced to pay higher health insurance rates in the commercial marketplace.
Millions of dollars: Senators yesterday passed a bill to that appropriates almost $9 million to pay for health care needs.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer fought hard to convince the GOP lawmakers in her state to accept Obamacare's optional Medicaid expansion.
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On May 30, President Obama directed Medicare to begin paying for "gender reassignment surgery," commonly known as sex change surgery, which costs between $25,000 and $75,000 per patient depending upon the gender chosen.
Senate Republicans are willing to drop the requirement that teachers give up tenure to get 11 percent raises this year, a major concession in budget negotiations for a chamber that's been trying for several years to erase the job protection.
The White House is starting to seriously guilt trip the states that didn't expand Medicaid - and rightly so.
One of the state's highest elected officials has addressed the issue of a Maryville couple who said government policies forced them to separate after Ramsey: Couple's story tragic, but Medicaid expansion risky One of the state's highest elected officials has addressed the issue of a Maryville couple who said government policies forced them to ... (more)
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