Medicaid expansion http://wfae.org en Gov. McCrory Weighs In On Obamacare http://wfae.org/post/gov-mccrory-weighs-obamacare <p>Governor Pat McCrory said Tuesday morning that North Carolina is not ready to participate in two major parts of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. At least for now, the state will not expand Medicaid or be involved in running a health insurance exchange.</p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 16:03:09 +0000 Michael Tomsic 21255 at http://wfae.org Decision Looming For NC On Medicaid Expansion http://wfae.org/post/decision-looming-nc-medicaid-expansion <p>North Carolina leaders are still deciding whether they'll expand Medicaid to cover almost 680,000 more uninsured adults. The expansion became an optional part of President Obama's health care law because of a Supreme Court ruling.</p><p>A major goal of the Affordable Care Act is to give every American access to health insurance. For low-income people, the Medicaid expansion is a huge part of that.</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 03:36:45 +0000 Michael Tomsic 16690 at http://wfae.org