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People Thousands of people gather Friday on the National Mall for abortion opponents' annual March for Life. (Photo by Salwan Georges/The Washington P..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of federal employees began their weekends gripped with doubt, uncertain of when they’ll be able to return to work and how ..
WASHINGTON -- The federal government stopped operating at midnight, halting all but essential services, after the Senate came 10 votes short of reachi..
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health officials said on Friday they were revoking legal guidance issued by the Obama administration that had sou..
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health officials said on Friday they were revoking legal guidance issued by the Obama administration that had sou..
So the government shut down at 12:01 a.m. EST on Saturday after lawmakers unsuccessfully brokered a plan to continue government funding into next week..
For years, hospital executives have expressed frustration when essential drugs like heart medicines have become scarce, or when prices have skyrockete..
AP photo Democratic gubernatorial candidates Robert Marshall (from left), Bob Daiber, J.B. Pritzker, Daniel Biss, Chris Kennedy and Tio Hardiman parti..
Caregivers have a median $68,000 saved in total household retirement accounts. 7 out of 10 gave little to no consideration to their finances before be..
In his first act as president, Donald Trump, sitting at the Resolute Desk, signed an executive order directing agencies to minimize “the economic burd..
AP file photo The Capitol is seen Jan. 3 in Washington. The government is financed through Friday, Jan. 19, and another temporary spending bill is nee..
Letha Stokes has a “very, very heavy heart” since Medical Arts Hospital ended its labor and delivery services on Dec. 6. The hospital CEO said it took..
RICHMOND — Democrats trying to pressure a Republican state senator into supporting Medicaid expansion made good on a threat Tuesday to kill a bill int..
RICHMOND — House Speaker Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) marched over to Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam’s office Tuesday morning to tell him the week-old..
Indiana hopes to make Medicaid enrollees pay a fee if they smoke cigarettes. Arizona wants to put a five-year limit on how long its poor residents can..
CVS Health announced Jan. 15 that it would no longer use digitally manipulated photographs of models to market its own brand of beauty products. (Reut..
RICHMOND —Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam spent the first official workday of his governorship Monday watching gun-control bills he backed get killed off ..
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A handful of Illinois-based nursing homes sued the state’s Department of Healthcare and Family Services on Friday, saying low Medi..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Kentucky on Friday became the first U.S. state to require that Medicaid recipients work or get jobs training, after gaining fed..
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A handful of Illinois-based nursing homes sued the state’s Department of Healthcare and Family Services on Friday, saying low Medi..
Eight months after her release from prison, Chelsea Manning has submitted a federal election filing to run for US Senate in Maryland as a Democrat, th..
(Newser) – Kentucky has become the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented change..
SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Medicaid officials said they’re reviewing new federal guidelines that would let states require “able-bodied” Medicaid recipient..
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(Reuters Health) - - When state Medicaid programs increased physician payment rates, more pediatricians agreed to treat low-income kids covered by the..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Kentucky on Friday became the first U.S. state to require that Medicaid recipients work or get jobs training, after gaining fed..
The Trump administration gave Kentucky permission Friday to impose work requirements on its Medicaid recipients, making the state the first in the nat..
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky has become the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented..
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky has become the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented..
In a large, diverse country, campaigns span a broad array of interests and motivations. But the political foundation of Donald Trump's presidency was ..
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Global drugmakers are looking to a tiny biotech’s $850,000 therapy for a rare type of blindness as a model for getting paid ..
Kentucky became the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented change to the nation'..
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Global drugmakers are looking to a tiny biotech’s $850,000 therapy for a rare type of blindness as a model for getting paid ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Kentucky on Friday became the first U.S. state to receive approval from the federal government to implement work requirements i..
Questions about Donald Trump's fitness for the presidency turn next week to a broader question — about his party's fitness to run the government. It a..
KISSIMMEE, Florida (Reuters) - At Leslie Campbell’s office in the central Florida city of St. Cloud, the phone will not stop ringing. Director of spec..
For most working-age Americans, the health care system is largely tied to employers, with one big exception: Medicaid, the government insurance progra..
Stopgap funding for the federal program for these kids will expire Jan. 19. Soon thereafter, states will begin to cut kids' coverage as the money runs..
Rewriting the rules on health care for the poor, the Trump administration said Thursday it will allow states to require "able-bodied" Medicaid recipie..
The Trump administration issued guidance to states on Thursday that will allow them to compel people to work or prepare for jobs in order to receive M..
Good afternoon the white house press briefing just wrapped Treasury Secretary Steve niche and talking about the IRS introducing new withholding tables..
Del. Kathy Tran (D-Fairfax) holds her daughter Elise during her swearing-in ceremony at the Virginia General Assembly on Wednesday morning. Tran is am..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration told U.S. states on Thursday they can for the first time move toward imposing work or job training req..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration told U.S. states on Thursday they can for the first time move toward imposing work or job training req..
The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) today released new policy guidance that allows states to enforce work requirements on the..
In a major policy shift that could affect millions of low-income people, the Trump administration said Thursday it is offering a path for states that ..
In a major policy shift that could affect millions of low-income people, the Trump administration said Thursday it is offering a path for states that ..
The Trump administration said on Thursday it would allow states to test requiring some Medicaid recipients to work or participate in community activit..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Thursday it would allow states to test requiring some Medicaid recipients to work or participa..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Thursday it would allow states to test requiring some Medicaid recipients to work or participa..