Affordable Care Act

Lawmakers warned Gov. Gary Herbert's Medicaid expansion alternative carries 'substantial risk'

GOP lawmakers were warned Wednesday the cost of accepting the nearly $300 million in Medicaid expansion money available under President Barack Obama's health care law... Read more »

June 18, 2014


New measures aimed at curbing toxic chemicals in homes

New measures put toxic chemicals — found in common household items — under scrutiny. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Governor Gary Herbert wants Medicaid expansion in place by January

After meeting with new Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell on Friday, Gov. Gary Herbert said he is confident that he will have a plan ready for... Read more »

June 14, 2014


U.S. slips in world ranking as a great place to have a baby

A new batch of studies shows the U.S. sliding in world rankings for maternal care — ranking on par with countries like Romania and Iran. Read more »

June 11, 2014


State's inaction on Medicaid expansion may mean cuts to S.L. County prevention, treatment programs

Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams said there will be "fairly deep cuts" to the county's behavioral health prevention and treatment offerings starting Jan. 1, 2015, if... Read more »

June 10, 2014


Love plans to join Congressional Black Caucus; Owens first to buy TV time

GOP candidate Mia Love said Tuesday she'd join the Congressional Black Caucus if elected in Utah's 4th District even though she said the group does "ignite a lot of... Read more »

June 10, 2014


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