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Both GOP And Democrats Seek Changes To Health Law, But Can They Find Common Ground?

KHN Morning Briefing

Pressure from insurers who may leave the health law’s marketplaces could spur lawmakers to consider updates to the law. Also in the news, a study examines costs off and on the marketplaces, Minnesota’s governor wants changes to bring down insurance costs on the individual market, people buying insurance through their workplace are seeing more high-deductible plans and a look at how many insurance shoppers are hampered by confusion and terminology.

Presidential Election Could Weigh Heavily On Future Of Medicaid Expansion

KHN Morning Briefing

Democrat Hillary Clinton wants to convince remaining states to accept the health law’s provision to expand Medicaid to more lower-income residents, while Republican nominee Donald Trump seeks to reverse the expansion. Also, NPR looks at the difficulties getting dental care for patients with disabilities, who often have Medicaid insurance.