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Senate health care bill will cost New York billions more than the House version

“Based on 2014 spending numbers, New York is one of about a dozen states, almost all in the Northeast, whose caps would be lowered as a result of this provision – potentially losing billions in aid,” said Bill Hammond, a health care analyst at the conservative-leaning Empire Center, an Albany think tank.

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ESPN To Honor Special Olympics Founder Eunice Shriver

A prestigious award bestowed during a nationally-televised event this summer will put a spotlight on one of the world’s largest organizations for people with developmental disabilities.

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“There are thirteen senators hidden away in the capitol plotting to decimate Medicaid,”

Dozens of advocacy groups joined members of Congress to sound alarm bells about proposed cuts to Medicaid, which they say will have severe consequences for people with disabilities.

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US Senate Bill Could Also Cut Medicaid

The Senate is drafting a health care bill that could erase hundreds of billions in Medicaid funding

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If The Spirit Is Willing…

Fascinating video, courtesy of our friends at Cerebral Palsy of the North Country.

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AHCA Would Pose Dilemma For NYS Lawmakers

The impact of the House GOP health plan on NYS’ non-group insurance market would be dramatically different than virtually anywhere else.

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Dozens of Statewide Groups Warn Against AHCA

More than 30 statewide organizations representing health care and human service workers, providers of supports and services, people with disabilities, and others are asking New York’s Congressional Delegation to reject the American Health Care Act recently passed by the House of Representatives.

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