Lieutenant governor willing to consider Biden’s Medicaid expansion

Lieutenant governor willing to consider Biden’s Medicaid expansion Mar 24, 2021 | Sam Stockard | Tennessee Lookout "[McNally] joins other leaders in non-expansion states who understand that it would be unwise not to consider accepting billions of dollars from the federal government that would cover 300,000 Tennesseans, shore up rural economies, and keep healthcare

Tennessee Republicans Open to Medicaid expansion talks as Biden sweetens the deal

Tennessee Republicans Open to Medicaid expansion talks as Biden sweetens the deal Mar 23, 2021 | Brett Kelman and Natalie Allison | Tennessean Lt. Gov. McNally is reconsidering his longstanding opposition to Medicaid expansion now that provisions in the American Rescue Plan have offered additional monetary incentives to states who expand now. Read the

Impacts of the ACA’s Medicaid Expansion on Health Insurance Coverage and Health Care Access among Young Adults

Impacts of the ACA’s Medicaid Expansion on Health Insurance Coverage and Health Care Access among Young Adults Feb 18, 2021 | Anuj Gangopadhyaya, Emily M. Johnston | Urban Institute Young adults often struggle to find access to employer-sponsored and public health benefits, leading to the group of people aged 19-25 comprising of high

Report Finds Medicaid Expansion Associated with Lower Child Uninsured Rates

Report Finds Medicaid Expansion Associated with Lower Child Uninsured Rates Feb 17, 2021 | Adam Searing, Allie Corcoran, Joan Alker | Georgetown University CCF The link between a parent being insured and their children becoming enrolled in health coverage is important to understanding how Medicaid expansion contributes to child uninsurance rates in states. Read original