June 30, 2017

Medicaid cuts and kids

Louisiana’s pediatricians have pushed back hard against the Medicaid caps and cuts included in the Senate’s “health care” bill.

Number of the Day

35 - Percent cut to Medicaid over the next two decades under the Senate “health” bill. The cuts are projected to leave 15 million people without health insurance by 2026, with even more losing coverage during the following decade as cuts become more severe. (Source: Congressional Budget Office)
November 4, 2015

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Healthcare challenges ahead; Coming together on criminal justice reform; Middle aged white Americans dying at higher rates and; Safety net programs don’t cost too much