Stories tagged: "medicaid"


Sen. Baldwin Has A Three-Part Plan To Help Struggling Wisconsinites. Here's What's In It.
Republicans Won’t Expand BadgerCare. Baldwin Wants to Do It for Them.

Baldwin and Georgia’s two senators aim to create a “Medicaid look-alike” program that wouldn’t rely on lawmakers to accept money for Medicaid expansion.

Supreme Court Hands Evers Another Defeat
Republicans Blow $3.4 Billion Hole in Budget, Cut 380 Items Evers Proposed

BadgerCare, legal pot, and more of the governor's proposals killed after Republican vote.

Wisconsin Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes during an online interview from his Capitol office.
Lt. Gov. Barnes: Wisconsin Losing Out on Billions Over GOP Refusal to Strengthen BadgerCare

Business owners and workers say high health insurance costs hinder success, expanding Medicaid offers a lifeline.

Vice Presidential Debate
UPDATED: Pence Defends His Coronavirus Record, Wisconsin Follows with 3,000 New Cases for the First Time

Harris says Medicaid expansion needed to cover all the new pre-existing conditions. VP opposes even though he did the same as governor.

Evers and Barnes Demand The GOP Stop Holding Healthcare Fixes Hostage
Evers and Barnes Demand WI GOP, Trump Stop Holding Healthcare Fixes Hostage

Evers, Barnes say progress hindered by Trump to state-level GOP leaders.

The state Capitol in Madison is reflected off the windows of an office building across the street. (Photo by Julian Emerson)
No Reform From Medicaid Reform Panel

Assembly committee met rarely. Lack of expansion will cost taxpayers $2 billion.