Bipartisan group of governors issue statement on protecting coverage for pre-existing conditions
Kylie Walsh | Jun 18, 2018 | Federal
Wide variations exist in skin cancer diagnosis rates between states and metropolitan areas PORTLAND, Ore. – Prevalence of melanoma diagnoses increased 7 percent over a four-year span, according to information released by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA)’s Health of America Report. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, people who first
Today is Primary Election Day in California where the state's top two primary system has created interesting politics in a deeply blue state. If you haven't followed the race closely, it's been notable for a number of reasons. And, those might well have implications for other states and perhaps the
When you were growing up, you were told by your English teacher that you could use either the one word or two word spelling: healthcare or health care. The rule was, however, that you had to be consistent. Pick one, so your grammarian said, and stick with it. No more.
King County won an important victory in U.S. District Court after demonstrating that the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) acted unlawfully in abruptly cancelling its Teen Pregnancy Prevention grants two years early. “We sued the federal government because they are attempting to eliminate funding for programs based
A bipartisan coalition of 39 state and territory attorneys general sent the following letter to the chair and ranking member of the US Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee and the Judiciary Committee. The letter asks the senators to pass the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) 2.0 and the Comprehensive
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, joined by 16 attorneys general, today secured the right to intervene in Texas et al. v. United States et al., a lawsuit filed in federal district court in Texas that seeks to dismantle the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Leading the coalition, Attorney General Becerra will now vigorously defend the