Virginia Young, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

New Attack On Obamacare Filed In Missouri Legislature

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Missouri would strike another blow against the federal Affordable Care Act under a bill filed by state Sen. John Lamping, R-Ladue. The bill would suspend insurance companies’ state licenses if they accepted subsidies offered by the federal government to help pay health insurance premiums for low- and middle-income Missourians. Lamping contends the subsidies are illegal […]

Draft Report: Missourians Favor Medicaid Expansion

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This story was produced in partnership with the  JEFFERSON CITY, MO.  —  They traveled to six, far-flung Missouri cities. They held marathon public hearings. They got detailed state briefings. So what did the 52-member House Citizens and Legislators Working Group on Medicaid Eligibility and Reform conclude? That people want both Medicaid expansion and reform. A seven-page […]