McAuliffe Vows to Expand Medicaid On His OwnDemocratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe vowed Friday to bypass the General Assembly and expand Medicaid eligibility for about 400,000 low-income residents on his own, a move Republican lawmakers immediately promised to fight.
Report: Va. GOP Accused Of Bribing Dem Senator, Daughter With Top JobsVirginia Republicans are being accused of bribing off a Democratic state senator by offering he and his daughter prestigious jobs in exchange for his resignation – giving the GOP control of the chamber and the ability to strike down Medicaid expansion through the Affordable Care Act.
House, Senate Still at Odds on Medicaid Expansion Members of a joint legislative commission looking at possible Medicaid expansion in Virginia remain at odds over the issue.
Cuccinelli's Opinion on Medicaid Panel Threatens Va. BudgetA quickly done overnight opinion by conservative attorney general Ken Cuccinelli on a Medicaid expansion compromise threatens to derail transportation funding reform legislation.