“Denying Medicaid expansion means denying kids’ healthcare: As I See It”

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This June 21, 2013 article found on the Central Pa The Patriot-News (Pennlive) website talks about the effect of both a change in federal regulations that requires some kids in Pennsylvania to be moved from the CHIP program to Medicaid, and the issues this offers while the Pennsylvania politicians debate lock horns over whether to expand Medicaid in Pennsylvania or not.

 

“Dept. of Public Welfare name change bill wins House panel approval”

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This March 20, 2013 article on the Pennlive website talks about a bill that is gaining a foothold to change the name of the Department of Public Welfare to The Department of Human Services

“Pennsylvania cuts services for most needy” (Editorial)

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This July 11, 2012 article found on the Standard Speaker website talks about the reality faced by about 70,000 Pennsylvanians this month.  Letters have been sent to recipients of General Assistance informing them they will no longer receive benefits after July 30, 2012