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Idaho, Nebraska and Utah Vote to Expand Medicaid

WASHINGTON — Despite the uncertainty and partisan gridlock that Tuesday’s election results ensure, one policy change seems guaranteed: hundreds of thousands more poor Americans in red states will qualify for free health coverage through Medicaid. Voters in Idaho, Nebraska and Utah, which President Trump won easily in 2016, approved ballot initiatives to expand the government… Read More »

Joe Manchin will vote against West Virginia's pro-life ballot referendum

On Tuesday, West Virginians will vote on a proposed amendment to their state constitution that says simply this: §57. No constitutional right to abortion. Nothing in this Constitution secures or protects a right to abortion or requires the funding of abortion. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., is nominally pro-life and has mostly voted this way during… Read More »