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Gov. Rick Snyder speaks before signing the Healthy Michigan legislation in Dearborn. (credit: Michigan.gov)

Gov. Snyder Signs Medicaid Expansion Bill

Snyder has signed legislation that will make more low-income adults eligible for health insurance through the federal health care law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2013

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Mich. Lawmakers Give Final OK To Expand Medicaid

The GOP-led House approved expanding the government health insurance program to nearly a half-million Michigan residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/03/2013

First Hurdle Cleared As Mich. Senate Approves Medicaid Expansion To Low-Income Adults

The vote clears a big hurdle for implementing a key but optional component of the federal health care law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2013

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CNSI To Develop First Medicaid System On Cloud In Partnership With Michigan, Illinois

Michigan is a partner with the Maryland government IT provider CNSI in a new platform to use cloud computing in the Medicaid insurance market.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2013

Protesters outside a hotel where the governor was attending the Macomb County Lincoln Day dinner. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Protesters Gather As Governor Pushes Expanded Medicaid Program

Governor Snyder has been pushing to expand Medicaid and Monday about 40 people protested outside a hotel where the governor was attending the Macomb County Lincoln Day dinner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2013

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Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low Incomes

Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.

07/21/2013

Michigan Senate Eyes August Medicaid Vote

Michigan’s GOP Senate leader says he’s tentatively planning to hold a vote in late August on Medicaid expansion legislation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2013

Gov. Snyder in the WWJ 950 studio. (credit: Aaron Gonzalez/WWJ)

Snyder In Medicaid Push: ‘We Have A Broken System’

Speaking live on WWJ, the governor says it’s time to put emotions aside and work together toward a health care solution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2013

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Free Clinics Can’t Handle Detroit’s 200K Uninsured

Sister Mary Ellen Howard, with Cabrini Clinic in Detroit, says there are about 200,000 people in Detroit who are uninsured.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2013

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Snyder Pushes For Medicaid Expansion; Answers Questions LIVE On WWJ 950

Use the hashtag #askgov to get into the conversation on Twitter and Facebook.

CBS Detroit–07/01/2013

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