Six Months ahead of the Midterm Elections, Democratic and Republican Voters’ Views about President Trump Outweigh their Views on Issues, Including Health Care
The database, called “Pre$cription for Power,” shows that donations to patient advocacy groups tallied for 2015 — the most recent full year in which documents required by the Internal Revenue Service were available — dwarfed the total amount the companies spent on federal lobbying.
Sound radical? For most of human history, that’s exactly how it worked.
“The “able-bodied” are now everywhere among government programs for the poor, Republican officials point out.
Congress must act now and approve a temporary increase for two years to the federal Medicaid matching rate for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to 100 percent, similar to what was done after Hurricane Katrina.
New resources for advocates to push back on CMS’ new policy guidance for states that threatens Medicaid coverage for many adults