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Maine GOP governor requests delay on Obamacare's Medicaid expansion

The Maine governor’s office has asked for a stay on a court order for officials to implement Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion as it seeks to appeal the decision to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. The lawyer who filed the stay on behalf of Republican Gov. Paul LePage on Tuesday said the order to start the expansion… Read More »

Midterm election boosts Medicaid expansion, but challenges remain

This is a Kaiser Health News story. Medicaid — which has been a political football between Washington and state capitols during the past decade — scored big in Tuesday’s election. Following the vote, nearly 500,000 uninsured adults in five states are poised to gain Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act, advocates estimate. Three deep-red… Read More »