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After the Defeat of ACA Repeal Efforts, Medicaid is Still Under Threat

August 9, 2017 by Ellen Hutton
Federal funding for Medicaid remains under threat from proposals to drastically restructure it, even though most Americans oppose significant funding read more

Federal Actions Could Still Threaten Maryland’s Gains Under Affordable Care Act

August 1, 2017 by Benjamin Orr
Testimony of Maryland Center on Economic Policy Executive Director Benjamin Orr to the Maryland Health Insurance Coverage Protection Commission, Aug. read more

Repealing the Affordable Care Act Without a Replacement Would Leave Even More Without Insurance

July 19, 2017 by Ellen Hutton
This week, two additional Republican senators came out against the Senate healthcare bill, leaving it with too few votes to read more

Maryland Should Prepare to Address Federal Health Care Policy Changes

March 1, 2017 by MDCEP
Position statement supporting Senate Bill 571 Given before the Senate Finance Committee Despite some early hiccups, Maryland’s implementation of the read more

What the Election Results Mean for Maryland

November 22, 2016 by Benjamin Orr
  This election cycle has been hard on everyone. But now that it is over, we must look ahead to read more

The State of Working for American Indians in Maryland

October 10, 2016 by Christopher Meyer
Maryland is home to about 58,000 American Indians, about 1 percent of the state’s population. Although they have the longest read more

Will a Spike in Insurance Costs Slow the Progress Made Since Health Reform?

September 16, 2016 by Kali Schumitz
Tens of thousands more Marylanders were able to get health coverage in 2015 as more people continued to benefit from read more

Rising Health Insurance Costs Hurt Maryland Workers and Small Businesses

October 7, 2015 by Mark Scott
The rising cost of health insurance is forcing many Maryland families to make tough choices between taking care of their read more

More People in Maryland Have Insurance Thanks to Health Care Reform

September 16, 2015 by Mark Scott
The total number of Maryland residents who now have health coverage has increased substantially as a direct result of federal read more

Maryland to be Reimbursed for Failed Exchange; Still Insured Almost 300,000 Residents

August 14, 2015 by Mark Scott
The prime contractor responsible for initial problems with Maryland’s healthcare insurance exchange has agreed to pay the state and federal read more
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