“Stop trying to legislate what women choose to do with their own body and find ways to help all of the needy children who are already born.”
State budgets remain weak a decade after the recession, especially in red states that have cut taxes on corporations and high-income residents. Medicaid, the state-level healthcare program for low-income residents, is particularly vulnerable to an economic downturn. Low-income residents’ healthcare is imperiled as a consequence. But there is another way forward.
A Florida couple with chronic ailments, a pile of medical debt, and a “mercy-killing.” It doesn’t have to be this way.
“According to AARP, if MacArthur’s bill was passed, premiums for older Americans could have skyrocketed.”
“I write this as I sit in a waiting room to find out if my daughter’s cancer has returned for the fourth time.”
“There are 275,000 residents currently covered under ACA in the state of New Jersey.”