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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

Georgia Senate passes Medicaid waiver bill

The Republican-controlled Georgia Senate voted along party lines Tuesday to authorize GOP Gov. Brian Kemp to seek a federal waiver to expand Medicaid coverage in Georgia outside of the Affordable Care Act......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2019

Cuomo walks back $550 million in promised health care funding

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, in addressing a potential budget gap, said across-the-board cuts of $550 million to Medicaid funds were needed in his budget proposal. The governor said the revision is necessary... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

3 Red States Voted to Expand Medicaid in the Midterm Elections. Here’s Why

The typically Republican states voted to pass something often thought of as decidedly Democratic. In three states considered to be Republican territory, voters cast their ballots fo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 7th, 2018

Molinaro supports state takeover of Medicaid costs

Republican candidate for governor Marc Molinaro is looking to court voters with a plan to cut property taxes that includes a state takeover of counties' Medicaid costs. Molinaro, who has been well... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 23rd, 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

HUD awards $13.7M for to fight homelessness in WNY

New federal funding to fight homelessness will help local nonprofits and government agencies expand housing and social service programs. More than a dozen organizations will receive almost $13.75 million through the Department of Housing and Urban De.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

Analysts, governor $700 million apart on revenue estimates

The head of Ohio's legislative analysis division says its estimates for state revenue over the next couple of years are below those of Republican Gov. Mike DeWine......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 20th, 2019

Ohio budget plan targets funding for kids, workforce, water

Efforts to support Ohio's vulnerable children and adults, prepare more skilled workers, and address water-quality concerns would get targeted funding increases under Republican Gov. Mike DeWine's first state operating budget proposal, unveiled Friday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 15th, 2019

Assembly and Senate propose restoration of Medicaid funding

The Assembly and state Senate on Tuesday released details of their budget proposals, restoring $550 million in Medicaid funding that Gov. Andrew Cuomo had stripped from his spending plan after a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019

Assembly and Senate propose restoration of Medicaid funding

The Assembly and state Senate on Tuesday released details of their budget proposals, restoring $550 million in Medicaid funding that Gov. Andrew Cuomo had stripped from his spending plan after a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019

Senate Votes 59-41 To Reject Trump Border Emergency

The Republican-led Senate has voted to block President Trump's emergency declaration to allocate funding for a southern border wall by a margin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 14th, 2019

Trump said he wouldn"t cut Medicaid, Social Security, and Medicare. His 2020 budget cuts all 3.

Trump said he wouldn’t be like “every other Republican.” He is......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2019

State offers $35M to expand housing-support services for Medicaid members

The state is offering up to $35.5 million to reprocure and expand a rental subsidy and transitional housing support services program for Medicaid members. The Medicaid members served by the so-called... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 11th, 2019

Alternative Investment Platform YieldStreet Closes $62M Series B Funding Round

Edison Partners leads a $62 million round of financing in the online wealth management platform, YieldStreet, according to a Tuesday announcement. The capital will help expand investment offerings, investor access and educational resources. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 26th, 2019

Governor"s administration proposes gas tax increase

Gov. Mike DeWine's administration on Thursday recommended increasing the state gas tax by 18 cents a gallon beginning July 1 and annually adjusting that tax for inflation to provide sufficient funding for maintenance of roads and bridges......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 21st, 2019

Lalamove, Hong Kong-Based Same-Day Delivery Company, Cracks Unicorn Status With $300M Funding Round

Hong Kong-based Lalamove promises same-day deliveries in under an hour. The company has just closed a $300 million round of funding to expand its geographic footprint further. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 21st, 2019

Capitol Report: Republican governor says Trump looks ‘pretty weak’ as 2020 vote nears | Powerful Democrat ousted by Ocasio-Cortez joins lobbying firm

Larry Hogan, Maryland’s Republican governor, tells CBS News that President Donald Trump’s poll numbers are low as the 2020 election nears, while Joe Crowley heads to K Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2019

Union members flock to Albany to urge Medicaid funding, oversight

About 300 members of 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East descended on the state Capitol Tuesday to lobby lawmakers about Medicaid funding and the heightened oversight of public dollars, among... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

DeSantis goes light on Medicaid cuts

As a congressman, Ron DeSantis carved out a name for himself railing against Medicaid spending. But as a newly elected governor, DeSantis released a $91.3 billion proposed spending plan Friday that, for the most part, maintains the status quo for Med.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

Magnolia Medical Technologies raises $20 million to expand device sales

The Seattle-based company plans to grow its product development manufacturing teams in Seattle as part of the Series C funding round......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2019