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Arkansas Medicaid Expansion

State Votes To Keep Alternative Medicaid Expansion Plan Alive

AP | Posted 03.04.2014 | Politics

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas House has voted to continue the state's compromise Medicaid expansion, sending the governor legislation that w...

State Lawmakers Approve Health Care Compromise

AP | Posted 02.20.2014 | Politics

BY ANDREW DEMILLO, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Senate voted Thursday to continue the state's compromise Medicaid e...

Nate Bell, GOP Lawmaker, Wants To Stop Educating Arkansas' Uninsured About Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.18.2014 | Politics

Arkansas state Rep. Nate Bell (R) acknowledged he's working to "create a barrier" to health care enrollment by not educating uninsured residents on ho...

State's Big Medicaid Expansion Plan Gets Approved

Reuters | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics

Sept 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. government said on Friday that it had approved Arkansas' proposal to use federal money targeted for expanding the Medic...

No Criminal Charges For Man Who Suggested Shooting GOP Lawmakers

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics

Arkansas state police have cleared the husband of a Republican official who used a county GOP newsletter to suggest that Republican state legislators ...

GOP Newsletter Floats Idea Of Shooting Lawmakers

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics

Chris Nogy, the husband of a Republican Party official in Arkansas, suggested it was a shame that voters couldn't just threaten to shoot GOP state leg...

Another State Approves Medicaid Expansion Alternative

AP | MICHAEL STRATFORD | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas legislators have approved using federal money to buy private insurance for low-income residents, endorsing a plan e...

Jeffrey Young

Big Deal In Little Rock: GOP Legislature Backs Major Obamacare Benefit

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 04.17.2013 | Business

Arkansas is poised to move ahead with a plan to expand Medicaid to more poor people under President Barack Obama's health care reform law after key vo...

State Lawmakers Advance Obamacare Compromise

Reuters | Posted 06.16.2013 | Politics

By Suzi Parker LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas, April 16 (Reuters) - Arkansas lawmakers on Tuesday approved extending health insurance to more ...

Governor Changes Course On Obamacare

AP | ANDREW DeMILLO | Posted 11.25.2012 | Politics

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — President Barack Obama's health care overhaul has never been popular in Arkansas, a state where even most Democrats regard t...