Arkansas Adopts a Ban on Abortions After 12 Weeks
Mike Beebe ... But so far, more radical measures elsewhere have fallen short. In Mississippi a so-called personhood amendment lost at the polls, while in Ohio a “fetal heartbeat” bill resembling that in Arkansas was defeated in the ...
The Arkansas-Obamacare Medicaid Deal: Far Less Than It First Appeared
The biggest reason for the cost difference is that private insurers pay hospitals and doctors far more than Medicaid does ... $2, $4, you can’t control utilization,” says Seema Verma, the architect of the Indiana program.
Arkansas House Votes to Extend Health Insurance Program
Mike Beebe, a Democrat who supports the plan ... waive certain provisions of Medicaid law for three years to allow Arkansas to prove the effectiveness of its program. So far, Arkansas officials say, the program has robust enrollment and ...
‘Private option’ Medicaid expansion to continue in Arkansas
The Arkansas experiment to use federal Medicaid dollars to help low-income people buy private health insurance plans will survive another year. This “private option” of Medicaid expansion — which narrowly passed in the state’s House of ...
The State Where Obamacare Is Working
Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe had a multi-tiered sort of problem: He’s a Democrat in a state controlled ... entitlements) and fish heads (Republicans) and making a reasonable appetizer (health insurance for the poor) out of it. Beebe said the ultimate ...