New Poll: Large Majority of Virginia Voters Support Improving the ACA, Closing the Coverage Gap

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2015 New Poll: Large Majority of Virginia Voters Support Improving the ACA, Closing the Coverage Gap RICHMOND, Va. — A new survey of likely voters in five states – Florida, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia – shows solid majorities believe the Affordable Care Act is here to stay (64 percent) […]

The Half Sheet: In Rural Areas, Health Care Is at Risk

The 400,000 low-income, uninsured Virginians aren’t the only ones struggling to get by because state lawmakers haven’t closed the coverage gap. At least half of rural hospitals, and maybe more than that, were in the red last year, according to the Virginia Hospital and Health Care association and confirmed by PolitiFact Virginia. With so many […]

Forum: League of Women Voters

Medicaid Expansion in Virginia: What Would the Impact Be? (Entire Forum)Tens of thousands of Virginians fall into the healthcare coverage gap because they do not qualify for Medicaid or another public program, do not receive coverage through their job, and do not qualify for subsidies to purchase insurance in the private market. In this panel, […]