A proposed expansion of services for the elderly and people with disabilities faces major budget pressure.
In 2010, Elder said he was also against mandating that insurance companies cover people with preexisting conditions.
Twitter users mocked the New York congresswoman for praising Medicare and Medicaid without realizing they're forms of socialism.
Rep. Debbie Dingell learned first-hand the difficulty of finding home care for the elderly and those with disabilities. Now she's pushing a proposal to fix that.
A House subcommittee just advanced a spending bill without the controversial policy in it for the first time in more than 40 years.
The president still wants ambitious legislation this year, officials said, even though next week's budget document won't have specifics
It could mean health insurance for 4 million low-income Americans, but somebody needs to demand that it happen.
Missouri’s fight over Medicaid expansion isn’t the first time the Legislature and voters have bumped heads over ballot measures in recent years.
He recognizes that investing in the "care economy" can lift incomes and unleash productivity, just like traditional infrastructure projects do.
The Hyde Amendment denies insurance coverage for abortions to people who receive their health coverage through government-sponsored plans like Medicaid.