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Medicaid work requirements

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed legislation Monday that eases reporting rules for adults facing Medicaid work requirements.

The Scoop: February 26, 2020 Edition

February 26, 2020 – In this week's edition: Michigan governor wants federal judge to quickly overturn state's Medicaid work requirement; Virginia House, Senate… Read more

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is considering a transition to a state-run health insurance exchange, as well as a reinsurance program that could reduce premiums in the state’s individual insurance market.

The Scoop: January 8, 2020 Edition

January 8, 2020 – Headlines in this week's edition of The Scoop: Open enrollment continues in DC and five states; Legislation filed in Virginia to create a… Read more

The Scoop: December 18, 2019 Edition

December 18, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Open enrollment still underway in eight states and DC; Kentucky’s Medicaid work requirement… Read more

According to a new Kaiser Family Foundation analysis, 4.7 million Americans who are currently uninsured could get free Bronze plans for 2020 (thanks to premium subsidies that are large enough to cover the entire cost of the premiums).

The Scoop: December 11, 2019 Edition

December 11, 2019 – Headlines in this edition of The Scoop: In most states, open enrollment ends Sunday; 4.7 million uninsured Americans could get FREE… Read more

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

Kansas legislation allows Farm Bureau to sell medically underwritten health coverage that’s not subject to ACA rules. The plans became available for purchase this month.

The Scoop: October 23, 2019 Edition

October 23, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Most of the state-run exchanges have enabled window shopping for 2020 plans; Arizona has indefinitely… Read more

California has enacted several pieces of healthcare legislation, including measures that address nurse staffing levels in hospitals.

The Scoop: October 16, 2019 Edition

October 16, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: open enrollment is underway in California; window shopping is available in several states; Medicare… Read more

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The Scoop: October 2, 2019 Edition

October 2, 2019 – In this edition Window shopping available now in four states’ exchanges: California, Idaho, Maryland, and New York Idaho is seeking… Read more

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed legislation Monday that eases reporting rules for adults facing Medicaid work requirements.

The Scoop: September 25, 2019 Edition

September 25, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: average individual-market health insurance premiums are barely budging for 2020; short-term health… Read more

Montana plans to seek federal approval for a Medicaid work requirement, and is accepting public comments on the proposal.

The Scoop: August 16, 2019 Edition

August 16, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Delaware codifies ACA consumer protections; insurers join or expand their participation in 15 state… Read more

The Scoop: August 9, 2019 Edition

August 9, 2019 – In this edition of The Scoop: Washington, Vermont insurance commissioners crack down on bogus health plans; judge rejects New Hampshire’s… Read more