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The state is on the cusp of becoming the first to offer all residents health care coverage, regardless of their immigration status.
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New research has some surprising findings that challenge old assumptions about Medicaid.
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Plans for adding a public option to the Affordable Care Act have stalled as the president punts the issue to Congress.
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Holdout states are turning to some surprising tactics to keep voter-led pushes for Medicaid expansion off the table.
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Amy Goldstein of The Washington Post and Dr. Leana Wen of George Washington University share advice for journalists covering Biden's first 100 days.
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This story was produced by Ida Mojadad, a participant in the 2019 Data Fellowship, who is investigating the efficacy of the health access program Healthy SF in San Francisco....
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Ever-rising health care costs keep jeopardizing the law and its effectiveness as a backstop for the uninsured and uninsurable.
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President-elect Biden will likely move quickly to undo a slew of Trump-era health care policies.
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Years of attacks on the ACA leave families in constant fear of losing coverage. The pandemic raises the stakes for millions of people.
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As the Supreme Court considers a challenge to the landmark law, a new study reveals important benefits for low-income women.

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