Newly unemployed people may qualify for Medicaid, COBRA and subsidized insurance programs.
Missourians defied their state's Republican leaders by voting to allow more adults to enroll in Medicaid.
In Missouri, Alabama and elsewhere, the party has the upper hand on the issue.
The Medicaid expansion campaign is part of an activist movement to get around Republican leaders.
The Sooner State is the 38th jurisdiction to offer benefits to more adults under the Affordable Care Act.
An estimated 16.2 million people have lost health insurance once provided by their employer during the pandemic.
House Democrats blast the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for keeping workers at call centers during the pandemic.
Newly unemployed people may qualify for subsidized insurance or no-cost government benefits.
The New York governor’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic has made him a star, but progressives say the new state budget shows his true colors.
The administration wants states to accept caps on federal Medicaid funding. In times like this, that would mean fewer people being able to access medical care.