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Gov. Pence’s Medicaid Transformation January 27, 2015

By Grace-Marie Turner Indiana Governor Mike Pence has won approval from the Obama administration for a Medicaid waiver that begins the transformation of the program toward a consumer-directed model. Gov. Pence is building on the popular and successful Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP)…

The IRS violated the law and state sovereignty December 30, 2014 Galen Institute

By Grace-Marie Turner The Internal Revenue Service usurped its authority and overturned longstanding norms of federalism in ruling that health insurance subsidies could be available through federally-created exchanges, the Galen Institute and state legislators argued in an Amicus brief submitted…