medicaid http://kios.org en Nebraska Medicaid bill dead, but debate not over http://kios.org/post/nebraska-medicaid-bill-dead-debate-not-over <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's latest attempt to expand Medicaid may have died this year, but the issue is certain survive through the November elections and beyond. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:53:55 +0000 Associated Press 44644 at http://kios.org Nebraska lawmakers won't expand Medicaid this year http://kios.org/post/nebraska-lawmakers-wont-expand-medicaid-year <div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; line-height: 15px;"><p>LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposal to expand health care coverage to low-income Nebraskans won't make it out of the Legislature this year.</p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:50:11 +0000 Associated Press 44425 at http://kios.org Health, fiscal costs cited in Neb. Medicaid debate http://kios.org/post/health-fiscal-costs-cited-neb-medicaid-debate <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposal to extend health-care coverage to low-income Nebraskans is once again stirring debate among lawmakers. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:59:47 +0000 Associated Press 44407 at http://kios.org Faith groups endorse Wellness in Nebraska Act http://kios.org/post/faith-groups-endorse-wellness-nebraska-act <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A group of faith leaders is calling on lawmakers to pass the Wellness in Nebraska Act, which would allow more low-income residents to qualify for Medicaid or subsidized private health insurance. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 19:59:48 +0000 Associated Press 44321 at http://kios.org Neb. Medicaid backers pack legislative hearing http://kios.org/post/neb-medicaid-backers-pack-legislative-hearing <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Supporters of a new bill to expand Medicaid in Nebraska are calling on lawmakers to act on the proposal this year. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 14:08:52 +0000 Associated Press 42238 at http://kios.org Iowa Gov. signs health care expansion bill in to law http://kios.org/post/iowa-gov-signs-health-care-expansion-bill-law <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has signed legislation that expands low-income health care in Iowa.</span> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 18:32:23 +0000 Associated Press 31840 at http://kios.org