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Naples, FL – A new study has identified a major loophole in the structure of Medicaid that has led to massive cost overruns and a shortage in available funds for truly needy individuals. According to the study, eligibility expansions and loopholes have led to a perversion of Medicaid, creating an entitlement program for the middle-class. The report, How to Fix...[ read more ]

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Washington, D.C. — A new report released today by the Foundation for Government Accountability details the implications of skyrocketing Medicaid enrollment and its effects on increasing costs to maintain the program. The Congressional Budget Office expects federal Medicaid spending to nearly double during the next decade, reaching $650 billion per year by 2027. The American Health Care Act seeks to...[ read more ]

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Charleston, WV —  The West Virginia Senate took huge strides today in improving access to quality health care for thousands of low income residents with the passage of the West Virginia Medical Practice Act (SB 4), bringing with it the potential for more than 14,000 visits and $8 million in donated care. Senate Bill (SB) 4 is a bi-partisan bill...[ read more ]

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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: GOV. TOMBLIN DECIDES LOW-INCOME PATIENTS ALREADY HAVE ENOUGH FREE HEALTH CARE AVAILABLE TO THEM VETOES BILL TO BRING $8 MILLION IN FREE HEALTH CARE TO POOR WEST VIRGINIANS In a surprising move that shocked West Virginia’s free clinics and health care providers, West Virginia’s governor vetoed legislation that would have brought millions in...[ read more ]