Medicaid http://tspr.org en House Votes To Undo Medicaid Cuts On Adult Dental, Podiatry http://tspr.org/post/house-votes-undo-medicaid-cuts-adult-dental-podiatry <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit Karen Roach/iStockphoto.com" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wuis/files/styles/card_280/public/201404/medicaid-istock_5540837-3a489b4781a2d5d3c8d08556d4264ea667af91ae-s40-c85.jpg" alt="" /><p>The Illinois House has voted to <a href="http://ilga.gov/legislation/billstatus.asp?DocNum=741&GAID=12&GA=98&DocTypeID=SB&LegID=70138&SessionID=85">undo a series of cuts</a> in the state's program of health care for the poor. Thu, 29 May 2014 12:28:20 +0000 Brian Mackey 54004 at http://tspr.org House Votes To Undo Medicaid Cuts On Adult Dental, Podiatry Illinois Expanded Its Medicaid Program. Missouri Didn’t. How Are Those Choices Working Out? http://tspr.org/post/illinois-expanded-its-medicaid-program-missouri-didn-t-how-are-those-choices-working-out <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="In his hospital room at Touchette Regional Hospital in Centerville, patient Steven Glispie finishes signing the paperwork to enroll in Medicaid." data-attribution="Credit Véronique LaCapra, St. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 18:27:33 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 50565 at http://tspr.org Illinois Expanded Its Medicaid Program. Missouri Didn’t. How Are Those Choices Working Out? Medicaid Cuts Could Hurt Children http://tspr.org/post/medicaid-cuts-could-hurt-children <p>A children's advocacy group says the biggest hurdle low-income kids in Illinois have to overcome is actually one of the government's making. Sat, 08 Mar 2014 18:32:07 +0000 Hannah Meisel 49503 at http://tspr.org Medicaid Cuts Could Hurt Children Rep. Loebsack Writes 2nd Hospital Letter http://tspr.org/post/rep-loebsack-writes-2nd-hospital-letter-0 <p>Congressman Dave Loebsack (D-IA2) is once again pushing for the Obama Administration to help Keokuk Area Hospital with its financial challenges.</p><p> Sun, 30 Dec 2012 22:24:09 +0000 Jason Parrott 26540 at http://tspr.org Rep. Loebsack Writes 2nd Hospital Letter The Fiscal Cliff and Cuts to Popular Programs http://tspr.org/post/fiscal-cliff-and-cuts-popular-programs <p>All the yakking about a fiscal cliff seems to fall somewhere between mistaken Mayan prophecies about Doomsday and hypersonic skydiving from space.</p><p></p><p>The lame-duck 112th Congress – hamstrung by Tea Party Republicans in the House and filibuster-happy Republicans in the Senate – is proposing to Democratic President Barack Obama that Social Security, Medicare and other social services be cut. Meanwhile, the Economic Policy Institute has released a report with a solution: Cut the deficit by growing the economy.</p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 16:49:14 +0000 Bill Knight & Bill 26066 at http://tspr.org The Fiscal Cliff and Cuts to Popular Programs