CARSON CITY, Nevada (AP) — Democratic lawmakers in some states, including Nevada, are pressing ahead with efforts to protect birth control access, Planned Parenthood funding and abortion coverage in case they are jeopardized in the future.
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — The demise of the GOP health care replacement plan was welcome news for many governors, including Republicans in states that expanded Medicaid under former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.
Governor Gibbons and Attorney General Catherine Cortez-Masto are at odds on whether or not the State should join 13 others in an effort to block the new federal health care bill's mandate that every American purchase health insurance. Governor Gibbons on Wednesday directed Cortez-Masto, a democrat, to file a lawsuit against the federal government to halt the implementation of the newly signed health care bill.
Congresswoman Dina Titus voted for the first health care reform bill in the House, but she's not so happy with the Senate version that has to be passed to make the reform a reality. We talk to her about her vote and what she thinks the strengths and weaknesses of this new health reform law are.