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Medicaid's big ruling is today

...Alaskans will be eligible for federally supported medical insurance starting Wednesday. If he rules for the injunction...would switch the argument from one about offering medical insurance to one about taking it away.Assistant attorney...
Wal-Mart accused of same-sex bias in class-action lawsuit

...Wal-Mart of wrongly denying employee benefits for same-sex spouses.Jacqueline Cote says Wal-Mart repeatedly denied medical insurance for her wife before 2014, when the retail giant started offering benefits for same-sex spouses.The couple incurred...
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My Turn: The brokenness of Alaska's legislative priorities

...they're not about to make it a priority to hear the voices of real people who can't afford to pay for private medical insurance. ? Rich Moniak is a Juneau resident and retired civil engineer with more than 35 years of experience working in...
Opinion | AK legislature
Give all Alaskans medical insurance

...gray. Nevertheless, expanding medical insurance coverage and increasing on the important issues at Medical insurance provides a cushion in times...for ways to generally expand medical insurance coverage. Federal House Bill...
Our new Affordable Care Act - hold on

...cannot afford to be without medical insurance. You cannot financially survive without medical insurance. One trip to the hospital vision for America.Medical insurance for everyone regarding illness...
Family before profit

The two things I hate most - dealing with medical insurance companies and my annual prostate examination - both...pockets of insurance companies. It's no wonder medical insurance fat cats tremble at the thought of a government-sponsored...
Letter: Expanding Medicaid will save lives and money, plus create jobs

...Later that morning they were flying southbound. They probably never anticipated losing their livelihood - and their medical insurance with it. The tables can turn in a heartbeat. It can happen to anyone.These laid-off oilfield workers are joining...
Empire Readers' Council Editorial: Medicaid expansion is the right choice for Alaska

...Medicaid, along with many of our current legislaturs.But the real kicker is the number of Alaskans who would receive medical insurance under the proposal - thousands upon thousands of individuals across our state and more than 5,000 in Southeast...
Column: The 'rest of the story' on federal subsidies to Haines by ferry for the typical family is beyond their means. But for most families who can't afford medical insurance, Medicaid expansion or federal tax subsidies are likely more important than a chance to drive a scenic highway up...
My Turn: Another Subaru in a snow bank

...ones that offer comprehensive medical insurance. To be competitive, many small businesses offer comprehensive medical insurance to their employees, and the...believe that people with strong medical insurance are part of the reason some...


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