Medicaid expansion

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6:22 am
Tue May 14, 2013

Activists Lobby For Medicaid Expansion

Advocates for expanding Medicaid used the Mother's Day holiday to ask state lawmakers what their mothers would do about the issue.

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7:17 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

Supporters of Medicaid Expansion Delay Decision On Ballot Issue

Supporters of extending Medicaid coverage to more low-income Ohioans say they plan to hold off until July further work on putting the issue on the statewide ballot.

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6:28 am
Thu May 2, 2013

Bill Expanding Medicaid Introduced

Minority Democrats in the Ohio Senate have introduced a bill to expand the Medicaid program under the federal health care law after the idea was stripped from the state budget.

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7:17 am
Thu April 4, 2013

Governor Stumps For Medicaid Expansion

Major parts of Ohio Governor John Kasich's two-year state budget proposal are facing opposition from his fellow Republicans.

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6:56 am
Tue April 2, 2013

Faber Uses Gun Metaphor To Describe Medicaid Expansion

Republican Ohio Senate President Keith Faber has said he views expanding Medicaid under the federal health care law as an ultimatum from the Obama administration.

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4:56 pm
Thu March 14, 2013

Medicaid Expansion Rally Draws Unusual Coalition

There’s an old saying --- Politics makes strange bedfellows. And that was evident Thursday at a rally in Columbus, supporting a proposal to expand Medicaid in Ohio to individuals with incomes as high as 38% above the official poverty level. More than 300 people attended the event, and statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports it was an unusual mix.

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6:50 pm
Tue February 12, 2013

Mandel Urges Opposition to Medicaid Expansion

State Treasurer Josh Mandel
Cleveland Plain Dealer

Ohio's state treasurer is encouraging fellow Republicans in the Legislature to reject Governor John Kasich's proposed expansion of Medicaid.

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