Medicaid (page 7)

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    Shocker! Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion costs skyrocket

    North Carolina’s decision to avoid the political left’s incessant demand for Medicaid expansion looks better and better every day. The Associated Press delivers more news to foul the punch bowl at the Medicaid expansion party. In a recent report to Congress, the Centers for…
    Mitch Kokai, August 15, 2016
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Dan Way reports for Carolina Journal Online on a Medicaid managed-care group’s support for Medicaid expansion in North Carolina. John Hood’s Daily Journal offers two ideas for addressing ongoing controversy linked to House Bill 2.
    Mitch Kokai, April 20, 2016
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Dan Way reports for Carolina Journal Online on Gov. Pat McCrory’s plan for a limited expansion of the N.C. Medicaid program. Jon Ham’s Daily Journal examines the media hysteria surrounding House Bill 2.
    Mitch Kokai, April 12, 2016
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Dan Way reports for Carolina Journal Online that a recent audit could hasten cost-cutting reforms in North Carolina’s Medicaid program. John Hood’s Daily Journal notes that school choice now sits squarely in the mainstream of public policy.
    Mitch Kokai, April 11, 2016
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Dan Way reports for Carolina Journal Online on a state public hearing targeting Medicaid reform. Jon Sanders’ Daily Journal spells out key factors in North Carolina’s debate over occupational licensing reform.
    Mitch Kokai, April 5, 2016
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    Barron’s editorial page editor highlights a Medicaid funding problem

    Thomas Donlan of Barron’s devotes his latest editorial commentary to a built-in flaw in Medicaid’s funding model. No player can win at the street game of three-card monte because the card the mark is looking for isn’t there at all. The card sharp running…
    Mitch Kokai, March 21, 2016
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    Next month’s primary election marks the first time that voters will be required to bring photo identification to the polls. But some critics of voter ID have been sending mixed messages about the new requirement. Rick Henderson discusses the controversy during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.
    Mitch Kokai, February 19, 2016
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    This week’s Carolina Journal Online Friday interview features a conversation with Wingate University economist Peter Frank about his goals for the Free Enterprise Now curriculum. Becki Gray’s Daily Journal explains why a recent poll should have shared more facts with respondents about the pros and cons…
    Mitch Kokai, January 29, 2016