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North Carolina Medicaid Expansion

Key Southern States Are Hearing From the People They Left Out of Health Coverage

Felicia Willems | Posted 05.16.2015 | Politics
Felicia Willems

It's not too late for state lawmakers who've decided not to expand Medicaid to change their minds (or be replaced by those who support it). Each and every one of us in these states need to be contacting our lawmakers and asking them to do so, because too many uninsured people have been shamed into silence.

Samantha Lachman

Moral Monday Returns With Public Opinion, If Not The North Carolina Legislature, On Its Side

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.28.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- More than 100 faith leaders and protesters affiliated with the Moral Monday movement staged a protest at the North Carolina legislature ...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

GOP Lawmakers Fought To Keep These People Uninsured. Now They Have To Rely On Hope.

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Eight million Americans are insured through the Affordable Care Act's exchanges, President Barack Obama announced Thursday. Wendy TwarDo...

Jeffrey Young

Obamacare Obstruction in N.C. Partly To Blame For Hospital Closure

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 09.06.2013 | Business

A small hospital in a coastal North Carolina community will close its doors within months and its parent company says Gov. Pat McCrory's (R) decision ...

State's NAACP President Blasts GOP Tactics

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

North Carolina NAACP President and Rev. William Barber appeared on Tuesday's edition of "All In with Chris Hayes," reinforcing the causes that prompte...