health reform

The Scoop: January 15, 2020 Edition

In this edition Open enrollment ends tonight in Colorado and Connecticut Medicaid expansion might be a reality in Kansas by 2021 Maine considers a state-run exchange, merged risk pool, standardized plans Short-term plan rules now…


The Scoop: December 18, 2019 Edition

In this edition Open enrollment still underway in eight states and DC Kentucky’s Medicaid work requirement officially dead Controversy: Should Idaho’s enhanced short-term plans should be on-exchange? South Carolina becomes the first non-expansion state with…


The Scoop: December 11, 2019 Edition

In this edition In most states, open enrollment ends Sunday 4.7 million uninsured Americans could get FREE coverage Virginia pauses implementation process for Medicaid work requirement Michigan still on track to have Medicaid work requirement…


The Scoop: December 4, 2019 Edition

In this edition End of open enrollment days away in most states Florida board recommends state codify ACA consumer protections Missouri governor won’t block Medicaid expansion if voters approve it Carrier will pay $1.8 million…



The Scoop: November 27, 2019 Edition

In this edition Illinois expected to cap insulin cost-sharing at $100 per month as of 2021 Tennessee submits modified proposal for Medicaid block grant funding BYU-Idaho reverses course, will continue to allow students to rely…


The Scoop: November 20, 2019 Edition

In this edition BYU-Idaho students push back over school’s rejection of Medicaid Colorado unveils final recommendation for State Option health plan Connecticut lawmakers work on plan for reinsurance program Pennsylvania selects exchange vendor, publishes a…


The Scoop: November 13, 2019 Edition

In this edition Some plaintiff states eye consumer protection measures in case their legal challenge to the ACA succeeds Legislative committee in Wyoming votes in favor of Medicaid expansion Utah submits ‘fallback plan’ Medicaid expansion…


The Scoop: November 6, 2019 Edition

In this edition 2020 open enrollment is underway nationwide Nearly 35,000 Idahoans have already enrolled in expanded Medicaid Restraining order temporarily blocks Trump’s health insurance requirements for immigrants Off-exchange plans no longer available year-round in…


The Scoop: October 30, 2019 Edition

In this edition Open enrollment starts on Friday. Here’s what you need to know. Oklahoma submits record number of signatures for Medicaid expansion ballot initiative Georgia expected to propose partial Medicaid expansion November elections could…