Legislators opposing expansion must now prove hospital levy is a tax.
Ruling is legal blow to outgoing Gov. Jan Brewer.
PHOENIX — Arizona’s Medicaid program will no longer be able to save money by denying incontinence briefs to potentially thousands of adults who need them.
Legislators' challenge says plan violates tax-increase provisions.
Kirkpatrick says more people have coverage under Obamacare; Tobin says fewer.
Nov. 6 session will be at the College of Law. Seating is limited.
Arizona AG indicts 10 for AHCCCS, SSI fraud
Restoring childless adults to AHCCCS appears to be a boost for hospitals.
PHOENIX — In a ruling potentially affecting thousands of Arizonans, a federal appeals court voided a cost-saving bid by the state’s Medicaid program to deny incontinence briefs to some adults who need them.
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer asked the state Supreme Court Wednesday to kill a bid by foes of Medicaid expansion to challenge the law.
PHOENIX — In a major victory for the legislative minority, the state Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that lawmakers on the losing end of last year’s Medicaid expansion have a constitutional right to challenge the law and the levy it imposes.
PHOENIX — Some of the state’s long-term unemployed could eventually find themselves without health insurance.
Gov. Jan Brewer signed legislation Tuesday allowing the state Department of Health to make unannounced inspections of abortion clinics without first getting a warrant from a judge.
PHOENIX — Unable to block expansion of Medicaid in Arizona, Republican legislators are now seeking to impose new restrictions on who can get care, and for how long.
PHOENIX — Even as he conceded his plan is likely doomed, a Southern Arizona lawmaker is leading a move to repeal last year’s expansion of the state Medicaid program.
The federal government has denied a request from the city of Tucson that would have allowed local hospitals to draw down millions of government dollars to cover patients who can’t pay.
PHOENIX — Dissident lawmakers should be blocked from challenging the vote of the majority of their colleagues to expand Medicaid in Arizona, the lawyer for Gov. Jan Brewer told a judge late Friday.
Gov. Jan Brewer said Wednesday that she does not want U.S. House Republicans to succeed in their bid to shut down the Affordable Care Act, saying it would “devastate” the state budget.
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer asked a judge on Wednesday to throw out a legal challenge to Medicaid expansion, which she said was filed by “disgruntled legislators” who were not able to kill it any other way.