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Trump Presidency Could Reshape Policies for Children and Youth

| November 9, 2016 |

Youth Today 11/9/16 WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s presidential victory could significantly reshape policies for youth and families during the next four years. During the


Key Facts about the CHIP Program

| September 30, 2016 |

The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) was enacted by a bipartisan group of lawmakers as part of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 (P.L.


Children cannot afford the ‘Cadillac Tax’

| January 6, 2016 |

This blog post originally appeared in Huffington Post. We are beginning to see signs that Congress may be willing to move beyond the partisan


On the campaign trail, candidates’ health plans tout Medicaid cuts, ignoring impact on children

| September 10, 2015 |

As the presidential campaign trail heats up, Republican candidates are fleshing out more details on their health care proposals. While Obamacare replacement seems to


Medicaid provides critical health coverage for young people aging out of foster care

| July 31, 2015 |

As Medicaid turns 50, we reflect on its milestones in providing health care coverage for vulnerable youth in this country, including children in the


Happy 50th Medicaid!!

| July 30, 2015 |

Fifty years ago today, at the height of President Johnson’s “War on Poverty,” Congress passed landmark legislation that created the Medicaid program. The Social


Senator Casey Introduces Legislation to Ensure that Former Foster Youth Can Access Health Coverage

| July 23, 2015 |

Today, Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) introduced the Health Insurance for Former Foster Youth Act of 2015. This legislation removes a significant barrier to health


Affordable Care Act Subsidies Upheld, Clearing Way for Continued Progress

| June 25, 2015 |

Earlier today, the U.S. Supreme Court sided with the Obama Administration in the matter King v. Burwell, upholding the subsidies that were established under


California makes strides toward health coverage for all families

| June 15, 2015 |

By Kristen Golden Testa, Director, California Health Program, The Children’s Partnership Despite the successful implementation of the Affordable Care Act two years ago, over


Maintenance of Effort (MOE) Stays Strong in Affordable Care Act

| June 8, 2015 |

This morning, June 8th, the United States Supreme Court denied cert. (certiorari) in the Mayhew v. Burwell case. The case came from the governor