Michigan medicaid expansion http://wmuk.org en State Senate fails to vote on Medicaid expansion http://wmuk.org/post/state-senate-fails-vote-medicaid-expansion <p>The State Senate adjourned Wednesday without voting on an expansion of Medicaid. Minority Democrats tried to force a vote on the issue but failed.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.gongwer.com">Gongwer News Service</a> says only one Republican sided with Democrats in their attempt to get the bill out of committee. The proposal would add 470,000 Michigan residents to the list of those eligible for health coverage under Medicaid.</p><p>The State House has approved the idea but it remains stalled in the upper chamber despite strong pressure by Governor Rick Snyder.</p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 18:10:04 +0000 Andrew Robins 6721 at http://wmuk.org State Senate fails to vote on Medicaid expansion The outlook for Medicaid expansion in Michigan http://wmuk.org/post/outlook-medicaid-expansion-michigan <p></p><p>Governor Snyder came to Southwest Michigan this week to try and rally support for expanding Medicaid.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 14:19:03 +0000 Gordon Evans 6589 at http://wmuk.org The outlook for Medicaid expansion in Michigan Snyder makes pitch for Medicaid expansion in West Michigan http://wmuk.org/post/snyder-makes-pitch-medicaid-expansion-west-michigan <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Governor Snyder made a stop Wednesday morning at Pennock Hospital in Hastings before heading on to the Family Health Center in Battle Creek.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 18:23:32 +0000 Gordon Evans 6522 at http://wmuk.org Snyder makes pitch for Medicaid expansion in West Michigan Fallout continues from lack of Medicaid vote http://wmuk.org/post/fallout-continues-lack-medicaid-vote <p></p><p>The state Senate has gone on summer recess without a vote on Medicaid expansion.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:01:12 +0000 Gordon Evans 6379 at http://wmuk.org Fallout continues from lack of Medicaid vote State Senate could vote this week on Medicaid expansion http://wmuk.org/post/state-senate-could-vote-week-medicaid-expansion <p></p><p>The Michigan Senate could vote this week on a proposal to expand Medicaid coverage in the state.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 12:19:09 +0000 Gordon Evans 6201 at http://wmuk.org State Senate could vote this week on Medicaid expansion