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State Health Care Reform

Obama Puts Pressure On Republicans To Expand State Medicaid Programs

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2015 | Politics

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 1 (Reuters) - Fresh from another Supreme Court validation of his landmark healthcare law, President Barack Obama visited health...

Obama's Greatest Legacy

Stephen Schlesinger | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics
Stephen Schlesinger

Today, over a dozen Republican-controlled states are refusing to set up the health care exchanges that are called for by the bill and are eschewing expanded Medicaid coverage which the legislation also provides for.

John Celock

Obamacare Foe's Aide Gears Up Run For Key Post | John Celock | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

Kansas' moderate Republican insurance commissioner, Sandy Praeger, who supported setting up a state-run health care exchange, is planning not to seek ...

John Celock

States Delay Insurance Exchanges, Hoping Supreme Court Strikes Down Health Care Law | John Celock | Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The nation's lieutenant governors were advised to focus on the quality of health care delivery, along with potential insurance challenge...

John Celock

Legislators Told To Avoid 'Yugo' Health Care | John Celock | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

TAMPA -- The legislative sessions that will begin in a month's time will likely be dominated by debates over how to implement the kind of exchange sys...

Insurance Does Not Equal Health Care: Specious Arguments by 'Free-Market' Opponents of Colorado Single Payer Bill

Michele Swenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michele Swenson

Seemingly counterintuitive, the more that have barrier-free access to necessary health care, the less cost and the better access for all.