Medicaid

    • First Edition: October 22, 2014

      Today's early morning highlights from the major news organizations, including reports about a new poll finding that that most likely voters expect GOP victories in November and that health care continues to be an important issue.

      (Daily Report) 7:14AM ET

    • Kasich Retreats From Politically Charged Health Law Comments

      After telling the Associated Press that he didn't think a repeal of the health law was going to happen, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican, took aggressive steps to attempt to correct the record. His statement, he said, was meant only about attempts to repeal the Medicaid expansion, which Ohio has implemented.

      (Daily Report) Oct 21

    • ACA Knowledge Gap Greatest Among Uninsured

      Most of the uninsured know little about the online insurance marketplaces, or that financial help is available for those with low incomes, finds a poll. Meanwhile, a West Virginia Medicaid official says new enrollees "come in with baggage," such as a history of using free drug samples that aren't covered by the program and The Washington Post looks at continuing legal challenges to the law.

      (Daily Report) Oct 21

    • Medicaid Expansion, Health Exchanges Dominate Gubernatorial Debates

      In Georgia, where a runoff is considered likely, Gov. Nathan Deal went on the offensive and criticized a third-party candidate's support for expanding Medicaid. In Maryland, Republican candidate Larry Hogan slammed Democratic Lt. Governor Anthony Brown for his role in the state's troubled health exchange launch.

      (Daily Report) Oct 21

    • State Highlights: Calif. Ballot Measure Updates; Va. Prison Health Care Budget Shortfall

      A selection of health policy stories from California, Arizona, Maine, South Dakota, Virginia, Maryland, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Texas, Washington state and Missouri.

      (Daily Report) Oct 21

    • Viewpoints: Health Care Opponent's Legal Strategy; The Challenge For This Open Enrollment

      A selection of opinions on health care from around the country.

      (Daily Report) Oct 21

    • First Edition: October 21, 2014

      Today's early morning highlights from the major news organizations, including reports about health law positions taken by Republican governors -- including Ohio Gov. John Kasich.

      (Daily Report) Oct 21

    • Utah Supporters Of Medicaid Expansion Hold Rally

      About 100 people rallied in Salt Lake City to urge state lawmakers to pass Gov. Gary Herbert's Medicaid expansion plan. Meanwhile, health insurance rates in Wisconsin keep pace or decline, Maryland delays efforts to recover the cost of its failed exchange, and a co-op pulls out of Iowa's Medicaid marketplace.

      (Daily Report) Oct 20

    • State Highlights: Calif.'s Prop. 45 Fight; Aetna Sheds Jobs After Medicaid Drop

      A selection of health policy stories from California, North Carolina, Delaware, New York, Georgia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Florida and Kansas.

      (Daily Report) Oct 17

    • Research Roundup: Malpractice Reforms And Doctors' Practice

      Each week, KHN compiles a selection of recently released health policy studies and briefs.

      (Daily Report) Oct 17