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Jeffrey Young

5 New GOP Governors Could Undercut Medicaid Expansion

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

The Republican wave at the polls Tuesday didn't just give the GOP more power to obstruct Obamacare in Congress and block Medicaid expansion in more th...

Brewer Faces Big Trouble From Republicans

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) is being sued over a new law expanding Medicaid in her state. Lawyers for the Goldwater Institute filed a lawsuit on Th...

Amid GOP Divide, Brewer Warns Against Republicans In 'Harm's Way'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) is encouraging Republicans in her state to unite ahead of the 2014 elections. In an open letter sent Friday, Brewer dis...

Republican Battles Over Medicaid Turn To God, Morality

Reuters | Posted 08.26.2013 | Politics

By David Morgan June 26 (Reuters) - Ohio's Republican governor, John Kasich, is no fan of President Barack Obama's hea...

The Real Math on Medicaid

Emily Spitzer | Posted 08.18.2013 | Politics
Emily Spitzer

Why has Governor Brewer parted ways with her fellow Republican governors on this hot-button question? I suspect it's because she has looked behind the political rhetoric and understands a few key facts.

Brewer Signs Obamacare Expansion

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics

PHOENIX -- Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed a law expanding the state's Medicaid program following her victory over conservatives in her own party o...

Jeffrey Young

GOP Governor Wins Big Victory ... For Obamacare?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

Arizona will expand Medicaid to cover nearly 300,000 poor residents next year after a bipartisan coalition passed a measure backed by Gov. Jan Brewer ...

Jan Brewer Moves To Steamroll Republicans

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

Upset at what her office called the "final straw" by Republicans refusing to proceed on her plan to expand Medicaid under Obamacare, Arizona Gov. Jan ...

Jan Brewer Wins First Victory In Medicaid Standoff With Republicans

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

Citing frustration over a lengthy stalemate with Gov. Jan Brewer (R) and a lack of support for his alternative, Arizona House Speaker Andy Tobin (R) s...

Governor Goes To Bat For Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.24.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) vetoed five bills Thursday, the first to reach her desk since she vowed to veto all legislation until the state Legislatur...

GOP Rep. Threatened For Supporting Brewer Plan

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

PHOENIX — A Republican member of the Arizona House who supports GOP Gov. Jan Brewer's push to expand Medicaid received an obscene and threatenin...

Jeffrey Young

GOP Infighting In Key States Imperils Health Care For The Poor

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 05.02.2013 | Politics

Conservative Republican governors Jan Brewer of Arizona, Rick Scott of Florida and John Kasich of Ohio are battling with their own party members over ...

Brewer's Party Turns Against Her

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's own party is turning against her. Right-wing Arizona lawmakers mounted a protest Thursday of Brewer's support for Medica...

Brewer 'Digs In Her Heels' In Battle With Republicans

New York Times | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics

In the battle to get the Medicaid expansion being championed by Gov. Jan Brewer approved by the state’s legislators, her closest advisers are hangin...

Arizona GOP Gov. Jan Brewer Hits Back At Conservative Critics On Obamacare

Jeffrey Young | Posted 03.27.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

Now, it's Republican Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's turn to fight off attacks against Obamacare. Brewer, who became a conservative darling for her hardlin...

John Celock

Arizona Governor Makes Surprise Decision On Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics

Arizona will participate in the expansion of Medicaid, Gov. Jan Brewer said Monday in her State of the State address, making her the third Republican ...

Jan Brewer Medicaid Cuts Have Arizona Governor Under Fire

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) commented recently on the cuts to her state's Health Care Cost Containment System, which have imperiled the lives of some ...