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What is Medicaid—and how is it different from Medicare?

You’ve definitely read about government-subsidized healthcare, but it can be hard to distinguish between multiple federally funded programs.

On Jun 18, 2018 by Brenden Gallagher

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Trump trolled by Pelosi after breaking budget promises he made on Twitter

There is always a tweet.

On Feb 13, 2018 by Andrew Wyrich

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The Trump administration just made its latest move to defund Planned Parenthood

This marks one year of Trump's tirade on abortion rights.

On Jan 20, 2018 by Samantha Grasso

A new policy from the Trump administration allows states to enforce work requirements for Medicaid recipients.

Trump administration policy will let states enforce work requirements for Medicaid

It's the first time Medicaid will be tied to work.

On Jan 11, 2018 by Kris Seavers

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GOP governor slammed by party for passing abortion bill

This is a massive win for abortion rights—but the GOP calls it a 'betrayal.'

On Sep 29, 2017 by Ana Valens

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On the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Trump’s words and actions don’t add up

He wants to 'protect the rights and dignity' of those with disabilities, but also make giant cuts to Medicaid.

On Jul 26, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

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Key Republican senators want the GOP healthcare vote delayed

Are they feeling the pressure?

On Jun 25, 2017 by Chris Tognotti

Activists and directors of Planned Parenthood gathered New York City.

Texas edged out Planned Parenthood—and now wants its Medicaid funding back

If the reimbursment is approved, the precedent could allow other states to ban Plan Parenthood without financial repercussion.

On May 16, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

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After being shushed during Trumpcare debate, congressman fires back

He's not backing down.

On Mar 24, 2017 by Josh Katzowitz

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Judge rules Texas cannot cut Planned Parenthood from Medicaid

He compared the state's argument to a 'best-selling novel.'

On Feb 22, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

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Hillary Clinton promises to repeal 40 years of restrictive abortion access

The fight to end the Hyde Amendment has more support than ever.

On Sep 30, 2016 by Jaya Saxena

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Planned Parenthood says state laws limiting its Medicaid funding are ‘illegal’

The claim follows a strongly worded letter from an Obama administration official.

On Apr 20, 2016 by Dell Cameron

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Florida woman cheered for ripping into Gov. Rick Scott at a Starbucks

Florida residents are calling her a hero for the viral rant.

On Apr 6, 2016 by Mary Emily O'Hara

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John Oliver blasts states that refused to expand Medicaid under Obamacare

Some states are playing politics with people's health.

On Nov 2, 2015 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Texas says Planned Parenthood can’t get state Medicaid funding

The governor cited a series of controversial anti-abortion videos.

On Oct 19, 2015 by Dell Cameron