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  1. Reality Always WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... ACA. What did you expect when you give something away for free? The vast majority of newly insured are due to Medicaid expansion (insurance totally free) or insurance heavily subsidized by the government and effectively free. We wouldn't be good ...

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  2. If the Supreme Court undercuts Obamacare, then what?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... even bigger rift between the mostly-blue states that have embraced aspects of Obamacare -- such as the expansion of Medicaid -- and the mostly-red states that have rejected them. It seems like a scenario that lawmakers -- either at the state or ...

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  3. Doctors, patients scramble ahead of high court Oba...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | WHTC

    ... finding organizations that make referrals to free clinics, encouraging patients to check if they qualify for Medicaid or other state programs, and if they can't get insurance then find a regular source of care that accepts payment on a sliding ...

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  4. Supreme Court's decision on King v. Burwell could have wide-reaching consequences in New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    This screen shot made Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 shows the home page of HealthCare,gov, a federal government website managed by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Service. The Obama administration says starting this weekend, consumers can get an early peek at 2015 premiums and plans under the presidentA's health law.

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  5. Supreme Court Should Nix Obamacare Subsidies, Instigate ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... have deductibles and copays so high as to render them useless. In the 28 states that have adopted ACA extensions of Medicaid, many able bodied men are jobless and not seeking employment in part because that program gives them free health insurance. ...

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  6. The Hillary Cover-Up and the End of DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Donald Berwick, the former head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Welcome to the most transparent administration in American history, where the Federal Communications Commission can ...

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  7. Hospitals report fewer uninsured patient at emergency roomsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Nashua Telegraph

    Emergency rooms are seeing fewer uninsured patients since the state expanded its Medicaid program to cover more poor adults, according to the New Hampshire Hospital Association. The plan passed by the Legislature last year made adults making less than 138 percent of the federal poverty limit - about $15,856 a year - eligible for Medicaid, and more than 35,000 have signed up since enrollment began July 1. ... Subscribe or log in to read more  CONCORD - Emergency rooms are seeing fewer uninsured patients since the state expanded its Medicaid program to cover more poor adults, according to the New Hampshire Hospital Association.

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  8. Letter: Is Obamacare working?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... are covered by Medicare. The results are not evenly distributed in all the states. In the states that have refused Medicaid expansion, many of which are in the south and are Republican-controlled, it has left millions of low-income people uninsured. ...

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  9. House committee will hear Healthy Utah alongside own plan for Medicaid expansionRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    House leaders Tuesday reversed a decision not to allow Gov. Gary Herbert's Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid expansion to be heard in committee, the same day their counterproposal was introduced. House Speaker Greg Hughes, R-Draper, said he regrets that a strategy intended to push for a compromise on coverage for low-income Utahns that House Republicans could support "was misinterpreted only as having a hearing."

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  10. More on ObamaCare alternatives...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | National Center for Public Policy Research

    ... explains how each plan treats vital health care policy issues such as tax credits, pre-existing conditions, Medicaid and Health Savings Accounts. "There are a lot of great ideas out there, from the Heritage Foundation and the Cato Institute to Rep. ...

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  11. Image: ThinkstockRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... benefits, but his budget plan will not change eligibility criteria and will seek to maximize the return of federal Medicaid reimbursements to the state, according to an advisor. Baker's budget will also call for the state's 45,000 employees insured ...

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  12. Pennsylvania Federal Court Reiterates EMTALA's Inapplicability to...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    ... on the analysis undertaken by the 3rd Circuit in Torretti , which in turn relied on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) preamble guidance in a 2003 EMTALA final rule (Final Rule). See 68 Fed. Reg. 53222, 53233, 53247 (Sept. 9, ...

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  13. The state Capitol building in Madison is seen on Mar, 19, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    ... the possibility that the court may strike down the subsidies. Gov. Scott Walker turned down federal money to expand Medicaid and instead forced anyone earning above the poverty line to purchase subsidized insurance through the federal health ...

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  14. Op-ed: Hughes' closed legislating is odd public moralityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... process. Commenting on a planned closed caucus of Republicans to discuss the various forms, or lack thereof, of Medicaid expansion - one of the biggest issues to be considered this year - Hughes quipped, "This will be a roll-your-sleeves-up, speak ...

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  15. On Native GroundPAUL Ryan's Budget: Out of Touch with AmericaRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... budget, with 193 no votes and six abstainers. This is a budget that would repeal the Affordable Care Act and cut Medicaid, and tell more than 9 million people who now have health insurance to get lost. In fact, according to the Center on Budget and ...

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  16. On Native GroundCAN President Obama Live Up to the Ideals in his Second Inaugural Address?Read the original story

    Jan 24, 2013 | American Reporter

    Some conservatives in Congress are outraged over the idea that the Obama Administration could thwart their plans to threaten blow up the economy if the President doesn't approve steep cuts to Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. But there are a few conservatives who remember who won last November's presidential election and are willing to take President Obama at his word when he said that he's not going to negotiate with the Republican leadership in Congress who want to link a vote on the federal debt ceiling to making those cuts in social welfare spending.

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  17. What every caregiver learns: The government really isn't much helpRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... being on the verge of its own age boom, doesn't have such a system. Many think they can rely on Medicare and Medicaid for their long-term care needs, Ward said. But Medicare, doesn't pay for most long-term care services. Medicaid requires a person ...

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  18. Editorial: Plan needed to protect newly insured Texans if subsidies disappearRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... part of Texas' broader health care challenge under the Affordable Care Act. Texas lawmakers also need to reform Medicaid eligibility so the state can draw extra federal dollars to cover the large percentage of uninsured low-income residents - as a ...

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  19. Lawmaker asks about plan for possibly losing health care subsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WMTV Madison

    ... the possibility that the court may strike down the subsidies. Gov. Scott Walker turned down federal money to expand Medicaid and instead forced anyone earning above the poverty line to purchase subsidized insurance through the federal health ...

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  20. CMS Call Letter: Changes to and Implications of Star RatingsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... that it is considering developing an integrated Star Ratings system for the Financial Alignment Initiative Medicare-Medicaid Plans (MMPs). Like last year, CMS included a detailed discussion of changes that will be made to certain measures that ...

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