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Convicted staffer still on payroll

...take "unpaid, job protected leave for specified family and medical reasons with the continuation of group health insurance coverage ... as if the employee had not taken leave," according to the U.S. Department of Labor.Eligible employees...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-16/convicted-staffer-still-payroll
State
Convicted staffer isn't making full salary

...take "unpaid, job protected leave for specified family and medical reasons with the continuation of group health insurance coverage ... as if the employee had not taken leave," according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Eligible employees...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-17/convicted-staffer-isnt-making-full-sala
State
Ralliers demand Medicaid expansion

...that is the way life is."Annika Ord, a young woman who grew up in Juneau, said she cannot afford adequate health insurance coverage, but makes too much to be covered by Medicaid as it stands now."I am one of those young people that fall...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-17/ralliers-demand-medicaid-expansion
State | AK legislature
Walker asks for 200 employees' resignations

...campaign to expand the program to as many as 40,000 Alaskans - mostly low-income adults - who fall into the health insurance coverage gap. Appointing Davidson was the first step, he said at the afternoon press conference.With new leadership...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-02/walker-asks-200-employees-resignations
Local | AK legislature
My Turn: Hobby Lobby decision should outrage Alaskans

...Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Burwell, in which for-profit companies challenged the guarantee that women receive health insurance coverage of birth control of her choice without cost-sharing. As Alaskans, we don't want the government intruding...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-24/my-turn-hobby-lobby-decision-should-o
Opinion
Trial program offers free health insurance for Alaska Natives/American Indians

...American Indians may be eligible for free additional health insurance coverage through a new trial program.The program, known...For more information or to be screen for health insurance coverage, contact Andrea Thomas at 966-8883 or andreat...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-05-18/trial-program-offers-free-health-in
Neighbors
Letter: I'm one of 40,000

I am one of the 40,000 Alaskans who will not have health insurance coverage due to Gov. Sean Parnell's decision to not expand Medicaid. In response to his desire to "know more about this category...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2013-12-16/letter-im-one-40000
Letters
Canceled policies could be a plus for new markets

...controversial policy decision. And there are winners and losers.Millions of people who currently buy their own health insurance coverage are losing it next year because their plans don't meet requirements of the health care law. Experts say the...

http://juneauempire.com/ricardo-alonso-zaldivar/2013-11-08/canceled-policies-cou
My Turn: Remembering those in need

...affordable health coverage for all Alaskans.I applaud Sen. Begich for standing up for Alaskans in need of health insurance coverage. He voted for a law that enacts long-needed reforms of the insurance industry. Before Congress passed the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-11-28/my-turn-remembering-those-need
Opinion
Lost insurance jobs

...done by state employees. The state of Alaska provides thousands of current and former state employees with health insurance coverage. Workers in other states process the health insurance claims of these employees. There are many jobs lost...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060404/let_letter4.shtml
Opinion

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