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September 24, 2010

Implementing the Medicaid Provisions fo the Affordable Care Act

Expanding Medicaid in 2014 is a key provision of the Affordable Care Act. The state will need to make many choices, working carefully and collaboratively to assure that the provisions of Medicaid work effectively for those it is insure. Click here to read a guest-authored
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More Health Care Benefits Begin on 6 month Anniversary of Signing of the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act was signed into law 6 months ago.  On September 23, many Americans will benefit  from changes that include requiring insurers to cover children with a pre-existing condition, ending lifetime benefit limits, limiting annual limits and more. 
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Census Data Show That Rising Poverty and Growing Numbers of Uninsured Reflect the Depth of the Recession

Growing numbers of Americans and Missourians live in poverty according to new data released by the Census Brueau. The number of persons without health insurance also continues to increase.  Click here to read the details.
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