Tag Archives: Expansion

New Medicaid Expansion States Could Boost UnitedHealth, Centene

A yard sign promoting Initiative 427, the Medicaid Expansion Initiative, is seen in Omaha, Neb. Oct 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) Votes to expand Medicaid in Nebraska, Idaho and Utah could benefit health insurance companies like Centene and UnitedHealth Group that have already made successful forays into administering benefits for poor Americans in several states.… Read More »

Stacey Abrams Hopes Medicaid Expansion Can Be a Winning Issue in Rural Georgia

ATLANTA — For the upscale urban audience at a campaign town hall here, it would have been enough for Stacey Abrams to pitch Medicaid expansion as a moral issue — the health-care-as-human-right argument that appeals to progressives everywhere. Instead, Ms. Abrams, the Democrat in the tossup race for Georgia governor, stuck to the pragmatic line… Read More »