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With GOP Losses, Obamacare Heads For Expansion And Calm

Nov 12, 2018 , Forbes
Obamacare and its Medicaid expansion are about about to enter a period of expansion and calm, healthcare executives, incoming members of Congress and industry analysts...
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Medicaid Expansion Approved by Voters in Three Republican-Leaning States

Nov 10, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Medicaid Expansion Approved by Voters in Three Republican-Leaning StatesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/7/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/8/2018 12:00:00...
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Editorial: Newly divided government ensures ACA's security for two more years

Nov 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Repeal-and-replace is dead, buried, gone. Medicaid expansion passed everywhere it was on the ballot. The Affordable Care Act, with its core premise that health insurance is the right of every citizen,...
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Elecciones: la salud es importante para los votantes, pero no es crucial

Nov 08, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Aunque el tema de la atención de salud pareció no ser crucial para los votantes en las elecciones de medio término, el martes 6 de noviembre fue un buen día para la expansión de...
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New Medicaid Expansion States Could Boost UnitedHealth, Centene

Nov 08, 2018 , Forbes
Votes to expand Medicaid in Nebraska, Idaho and Utah could benefit health insurance companies like Centene and UnitedHealth...
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Utah Voters Approve Medicaid Expansion

Nov 08, 2018 , Forbes
Utah voters Tuesday approved Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act via ballot initiative, overcoming years of Republican opposition by GOP state...
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Idaho Medicaid Expansion Sails To Victory

Nov 08, 2018 , Forbes
Idaho voted Tuesday to expand Medicaid via ballot initiative, overcoming years of opposition from conservative Republican legislators who refused to pass...
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Medicaid expansion scores election wins and losses across the country

Nov 08, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
From the Rocky Mountains to the Great Plains to New England, Medicaid expansion got a big boost Tuesday from successful ballot initiatives in three states and gubernatorial victories by two Democrats who made expansion a central...
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Health concerns drive voters to back Medicaid, weed and trans rights

Nov 08, 2018 , CNN Health
Voters in 37 states had more than candidates to choose Tuesday. There were more than 150 statewide measures on ballots this midterm election and several involved health-related issues ranging from the taxes on feminine hygiene products to Medicaid expansion, to abortion access, and legalizing the recreational and medicinal use of marijuana. Based on the preliminary vote results, here's what some voters went for and what they rejected....
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Voters Across The Country Will Weigh Health-Related Ballot Questions

Nov 07, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The issues in play range from Medicaid expansion to marijuana legalization and soda taxes....
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Nebraska Voters Approve Medicaid Expansion In Snub To Gov. Ricketts

Nov 07, 2018 , Forbes
Nebraska voters approved Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act via ballot initiative, overcoming years of Republican opposition by GOP state legislators and Gov. Pete...
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Your health is on the ballot in the midterm election

Nov 06, 2018 , CNN Health
Voters in 37 states will have more than candidates to choose in Tuesday's election. There are 158 statewide measures on ballots this midterm election, and several involve health-related issues such as Medicaid expansion, marijuana, abortion, grocery taxes and charges related to drug use and possession....
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Medicaid Expansion Has Momentum Ahead Of Tuesday's Midterm Elections

Nov 05, 2018 , Forbes
Ballot initiatives to expand Medicaid in Republican-leaning Idaho, Nebraska and Utah have momentum heading into Tuesday’s midterm...
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Different Takes: End Surprise Bills By Mandating Single Payments; Medicaid Expansion Is Win-Win For All States

Nov 03, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on the best ways to lower health care...
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Questions Raised About Invokana Label Expansion For CV Risk Reduction

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
Experts are raising questions about FDA's decision to expand the label of the diabetes drug Invokana to reduce the risk of cardiovascular...
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Idaho's GOP governor endorses Medicaid expansion

Oct 31, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Idaho's outgoing Republican governor has thrown his support behind the ballot initiative to expand Medicaid. His public support is the latest sign of an opinion shift favoring expansion in GOP-led...
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Bullish post-election Medicaid expansion outlook may not match end result

Oct 31, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Although a new report predicts 2.7 million people in nine states could soon become eligible for Medicaid, expansion could look very different state by...
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Different Takes: Medicaid Expansion Will Lead To Tax Increases; Vote Yes To Extend Medicaid To The Working Poor

Oct 31, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on these health care topics and...
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Medicaid expansion on the prairie: Nebraska's ballot initiative heads to the polls

Oct 25, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Four years into Obamacare, the majority of Nebraska voters support Medicaid expansion, a key measure on their midterm ballot. But even pro-expansion hospitals are taking a cautious view of how much it will impact the rural bottom...
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After Years Of Political Bickering Over Medicaid Expansion, Choice Will Go Directly To Voters In Four Red States

Oct 24, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The measures are being watched closely as a method to expanding Medicaid in states with resistant legislatures. Ballot initiatives “are so powerful because they strip away from the partisanship and the tribalism that dominates so much of our politics,” said Jonathan Schliefer, executive director of The Fairness Project. “When it comes to health care, the biggest gap isn’t between Republicans and Democrats. It’s between politicians and everyone else." Meanwhile, The Washington Post...
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