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Without Medicaid expansion, Danville resident caught in middle

Without Medicaid expansion, Danville resident caught in middle

Published by Danville Register and Bee. Danville resident and cancer survivor Margaret Lipford said she started paying into the system more than 30 years ago. For decades, she wor ...

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Northam, House Republicans bide time on Medicaid expansion, but Senate to open debate

Northam, House Republicans bide time on Medicaid expansion, but Senate to open debate

Published by the Richmond Times-Dispatch. The Virginia Senate is about to reignite the public debate over Medicaid expansion, but Gov. Ralph Northam and House Republicans aren’t r ...

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83% of Virginians Support Medicaid Expansion–New Poll Finds

83% of Virginians Support Medicaid Expansion–New Poll Finds

"Poll: 83% of Virginians Support Medicaid Expansion," from Rachel Roubein, writing for The Hill. From the article: "The poll shows ample support for doing so, with 60 percent of t ...

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Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services to Notify CHIP Recipients of Potential Loss of Benefits Due to Congressional Inaction

Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services to Notify CHIP Recipients of Potential Loss of Benefits Due to Congressional Inaction

Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry McAuliffe   RICHMOND – The Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) will begin notifying Virginia families ...

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Statement on Tax Reform Proposal

Statement on Tax Reform Proposal

NEW HOUSE TAX BILL GUTS HEALTH CARE FOR WORKING FAMILIES TO GIVE TAX BREAKS TO WEALTHY AND BIG CORPORATIONS Charlottesville, Va. — After the House Ways and Means Committee release ...

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Healthcare.gov Enrollment Opens November 1, 2017

Healthcare.gov Enrollment Opens November 1, 2017

Open enrollment is back and healthcare.gov is open for business! Do you qualify for lower prices on health insurance for 2018? Visit healthcare.gov now to explore your options and ...

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Shame on Them!

Shame on Them!

These U.S. representatives from Va. just voted to cut $1 trillion from Medicaid: Brat, Comstock, Garrett, Goodlatte, Griffith, Taylor, Wittman. Do they represent you? Let them kno ...

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On expanding Medicaid: “Virginia’s money needs to stay in Virginia”

On expanding Medicaid: “Virginia’s money needs to stay in Virginia”

Published on The View From Peak's Knob. One of my hardworking colleagues just found out that her family’s health insurance premiums are about to go from about $250 to $1200 a mont ...

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