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Monthly archive June, 2012

Advocates: Court Decision Huge Victory For VA Uninsured

By Dan Heyman, Public News Service

Advocates of the Affordable Care Act are hailing the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold President … Read more

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act

By Mary Ann Barton, Centreville Patch

The wait for the Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act — what … Read more

Medicaid Decision Looms for Va. in Health Care Debate

By Michael Martz, Richmond Times-Dispatch

Nothing is more important to health care reform in Virginia than expansion of Medicaid.

With … Read more

Violence Against Women Act in Limbo – Lives Hang in the Balance?

By Monique Coppola, Public News Service-VA

Reauthorization of the federal Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) remains in limbo.

The legislation … Read more