Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad (R) has approved a measure to expand his state’s Medicaid program under Obamacare, which will extend health coverage to tens of thousands of his poor residents. But there’s a catch buried in the Medicaid expansion legislation that the governor signed last week. Now, when low-income women on Medicaid seek insurance coverage for medically-necessary […]
The new Iowa Health and Wellness Plan, signed into law last week by Gov. Terry Branstad, makes Medicaid reimbursement for every abortion contingent upon that one elected official’s approval. Click through to read more.
Pennsylvania is joining about 20 other states in limiting coverage of abortions under health care insurance policies offered in a federally run marketplace starting next year under a sweeping federal law. Click through to read more.
Gov. Tom Corbett has signed into law legislation prohibiting abortion coverage in health insurance offered through the federal health insurance marketplace in Pennsylvania, his office announced today. Click through to read more.
A new flier implying the proposed half-cent sales tax increase to fund indigent health care could be used to pay for abortions is causing a stir before the June 18 referendum. The referendum asks voters to decide if the county should levy a one-half cent sales surtax for a 10-year period commencing Jan. 1, 2014, […]
On June 6, the Ohio Senate passed a $61 billion budget for fiscal years 2014 and 2015 that takes multiple measures against legal abortions and makes sweeping changes to taxes and education. Click through to read more.