Health Care

Republicans in North Carolina used to be extremely skeptical of offering the health care program to more low-income residents. That officially changed this week.
The Trans Health Equity Act would ensure low-income transgender Maryland residents on Medicaid have access to gender-affirming procedures.
Republican lawmakers in Kentucky have passed a measure to ban gender-affirming care for transgender minors.
While the Pennsylvania senator has been open about his recent depression, treatment for the average American making minimum wage is still a long way away.
There are echoes of 'I'm rubber, you're glue' as the GOP desperately fends off attacks on its debt ceiling gambit.
Politicians have treated Native communities like pawns in an attempt to control their reproductive health outcomes.
“Oh, don’t worry about that," my doctor said, gazing at charts littering his desk and waving dismissively. “That doesn’t mean anything.”
The Florida governor's record of opposing Medicaid expansion — and other initiatives to expand coverage — deserves more attention than it's getting
The new law is the latest in a string of transphobic legislation that Republicans have been circulating in the state and across the country.
The Biden administration credits higher subsidies and more aggressive promotion, part of Democratic efforts to bolster the Affordable Care Act following years of Republican hostility.