Democratic Illinois House OKs Public Funding for Abortions"I believe it is disrespectful to tell a woman what she can or can not do with her body," State Representative Chris Welch says.
St. Louis Home Healthcare Workers Indicted for FraudSix area home health care workers and patients were charged with making false statements to Medicaid regarding home healthcare services that were neither received nor provided.
Missouri House Votes Down Medicaid ExpansionColumbia Democrat's proposal fails 102-41
Greitens Still Against Medicaid Eligibility ExpansionMissouri Governor Eric Greitens says he's still against expanding eligibility for Medicaid in Missouri following failed efforts in Congress to overhaul health care.
Ill. Faces Serious Loss from Health Care OverhaulIllinois health care experts say the state would face a $40 billion loss in federal Medicaid support under a health care overhaul proposed by congressional Republicans.
Illinois Could Lose $40 Billion in Federal Medicaid SupportThe overhaul would also cap federal support given to states for Medicaid recipients instead of matching whatever states decide to spend.
Children with Asthma Taxing Medicaid SystemMissouri implementing home visits to improve health of high-risk children.
Countdown to Trump: Repealing the Affordable Care ActWill repealing the Affordable Care Act be a reality or nightmare?
Missouri Governor Pardons Clergy Who Protested for Medicaid Nixon's office said the other six people did not seek clemency.
Illinois Wants Waiver to Improve Mental Health ServicesIt would give the state access to $2.7 billion in Medicaid funds to restructure how the program handles mentally ill patients.
"Moral Revolution of Values" Stops in St. LouisA Charlotte, North Carolina minister is bringing what he calls a "moral revival" to North St. Louis County.
A Glance at New Laws Missouri Legislators Voted to EnactMissouri's Republican-led Legislature overrode Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's vetoes on 13 bills.