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“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

“Penna.’s aid to the disabled, others on line”

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This article found on June 27, 2012 on Philly.com talks about the situation with General Assistance it was posted a little before 6am this morning so I may have posted newer information already, but this article explains who has qualified, how long they qualify for, and what is required of them to qualify.

“Advocates fight to save Pennsylvania’s General Assistance program “

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This June 25, 2012 article found on the WJACTV.com website talks about some of the groups still taking a stand to try to save the General Assistance program.

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