Republican Maine Governor Says He"d Rather "Go to Jail" Than Expand Medicaid Without "Sustainable" Funding

The governor says that expanding the health care program without appropriate funding could put Maine in "red ink.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2018

Virginia Will Expand Medicaid Under Obamacare. That’s a Huge Deal for 400,000 People

The Republican-controlled legislature expanded Medicaid after years of gridlock. A raging political battle over Obamacare came to an abrupt end Wednesday when the Virginia legislature--controlled by Republicans--voted to expand Medicaid under the.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 1st, 2018

Gov. Andrew Cuomo wins Democratic primary

Gov. Andrew Cuomo won the Democratic nomination for governor Thursday. Cuomo, who has been in office since 2011, will face Republican candidate Marc Molinaro, the Dutchess County executive, in the general election Nov. 6. Cuomo won the primary electio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

Debate on new tax cuts undercut by GOP election pressure

House lawmakers are debating a Republican proposal to expand the new tax law by making permanent the individual tax cuts now set to expire in 2026......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 13th, 2018

House Republicans seek permanent tax cuts as elections loom

House Republican leaders have unveiled their proposal to expand the massive tax law they hustled through Congress last year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 10th, 2018

DeSantis resigning House seat to focus on Florida governor"s race

Rep. Ron DeSantis, a Florida Republican backed by President Donald Trump, is resigning his House seat to focus on running for governor. DeSantis .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 10th, 2018

"High-need" Genesee County funded for addictions services

With a recognition of high need for opioid treatment programs, Genesee County will receive funding to expand addiction services. The Genesee Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Inc. will receive $650,000 in federal funding through the Opioid St.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2018

Homecare platform startup Ucarer launches in Silicon Valley

Taiwan-headquartered Ucarer, which helps connect Chinese seniors who need in-home care with homecare professionals, is seeking series B funding as it begins to expand business to Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 5th, 2018

New funding allows Farmer’s Fridge to expand in Milwaukee

A Chicago-based business has been expanding the footprint of its smart vending machine refrigerators in the Milwaukee area.  Farmer’s Fridge stocks automated refrigerators with chef-curated meals and snacks. The company has more than 180 refrig.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2018

Arizona’s Governor Ducey picked Jon Kyl to Fill the State’s Empty Seat in the US Senate

Arizona’s Governor Ducey picked Jon Kyl to Fill the State’s Empty Seat in the US Senate Former Republican Senator Jon Kyl, 76 anni, has been picked to fill Senator John McCain’s (dec) seat in the upper chamber. .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 4th, 2018

GOP candidate for governor vows to slash MTA"s labor costs

Marc Molinaro says he can run the Metropolitan Transportation Authority better than Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the man he hopes to replace. At City Hall Tuesday morning, the Republican nominee for governor... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 29th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump-backed Ron DeSantis wins Florida GOP primary for governor

Rep. Ron DeSantis won the Republican gubernatorial primary in Florida on Tuesday after he was catapulted from underdog to victor by an endorsement from President Trump......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2018

Woodcock Brewery expansion in North Tpnawanda gets funding boost

A plan to expand Woodcock Brothers Brewing Company in North Tonawanda has received a helping hand from New York state. The company previously announced it wanted to add approximately 5,500 square feet at the Wurlitzer Building for a restaurant with.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2018

Ohio governor candidates tout economic development plans at town hall

The candidates for Ohio governor on Thursday touted their plans to grow the economy and address workforce development issues that have been plaguing businesses across the state. Republican nominee Mike DeWine and his running mate, Jon Husted, squared.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

U.S. Crypto Investment Firm Attracts $22M in Series A, Looks to Expand Services

Los Angeles based cryptocurrency investment firm SFOX has raked in roughly 22 7 million in its Series A funding The round was headed by venture platforms Social Capital and Tribe Capital and earned the participation of other firms like DCG SV Angel.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqAug 16th, 2018

It"ll be Walz vs. Johnson for governor after big-turnout primary; Pawlenty sidelined

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Jeff Johnson knocked out former Gov. Tim Pawlenty while U.S. Rep. Tim Walz beat two other DFL challengers in a primary election notable for its heavy turnout of voters.  Minnesota Public Radio has a digest of the results.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Kansas governor concedes to Kobach in tight GOP primary

Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer has conceded to Secretary of State Kris Kobach in the state’s Republican gubernatorial primary, ending almost a week of uncertainty in a tight election......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Tony Evers wins Wisconsin Democratic primary to challenge Scott Walker

Wisconsin state schools superintendent Tony Evers emerged from a crowded Democratic primary field for governor on Tuesday and will now try to unseat incumbent Republican Scott Walker, who is seeking his third term......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2018

Zoom+ makes pitch that would expand its service to Medicaid patients for the first time

A July proposal promises millions in savings to CareOregon by reducing unnecessary ER visits.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018

Home health operator given jail time for stealing from MassHealth

The owner of a Boston-based home health agency has been sentenced to serve two to three years in state prison after defrauding Medicaid out of millions of dollars. Elena Kurbatzky, 45, was sentenced on Friday to two to three years in state priso.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018

The New York Post: ‘Fox & Friends’ weekend host may be headed to ABC’s ‘The View’

Abby Huntsman, daughter of former Utah governor and Republican preidential hopeful who now serves as ambassador to Russia, previously was with MSNBC......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018