HAV Statement on the Decision Not to Close the Coverage Gap by the House Appropriations and Senate Finance committees

The Healthcare for All Virginians (HAV) Coalition is deeply disappointed in the members of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance committees for their refusal to include the federal funding available to provide health insurance to over 400,000 low income Virginians. The budgets adopted yesterday leave gaping holes in Virginia’s safety net. While committee members included […]

Virginians Support Medicaid Expansion!

A new poll released by Christopher Newport University’s Wason Center for Public Policy confirms what we already know – Virginians support Medicaid expansion. The poll, conducted between January 15th and January 22nd, finds that 56% of Virginia voters are in favor of Medicaid expansion. This support is widespread throughout the commonwealth. Majorities in Northern, Central, […]