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immigrant coverage

An Illinois bill that would limit how much state-regulated insurers can require members to pay for insulin awaits Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s signature.

The Scoop: November 27, 2019 Edition

November 27, 2019 – Headlines in this edition of The Scoop: Illinois expected to cap insulin cost-sharing at $100 per month as of 2021; Tennessee submits… Read more

Election results this week in Kentucky and Virginia are likely to shore up Medicaid expansion in both states.

The Scoop: November 6, 2019 Edition

November 6, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: election results this week in Kentucky and Virginia are likely to shore up Medicaid expansion in both… Read more

Though it may never go into effect, the amended public charge rule has already had a chilling effect on immigrant use of services.

Courts resist assault on benefits for immigrants and the poor – so far

October 22, 2019 – The Trump administration’s 'public charge rule' and favored Medicaid work requirements have been stayed by federal courts. Will those… Read more

Obamacare citizenship issues.

87 percent of citizenship issues? Not issues after all.

October 14, 2014 – Remember those 115,000 people who enrolled in QHPs at Healthcare.Gov but had discrepancies with their citizenship or immigration status?… Read more