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Stories with person: Sylvia Mathews Burwell
  • Obama urges bipartisanship in Medicaid expansion effort story has photos
    Updated: Jul-01-15 5:38 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - President Barack Obama said Wednesday that he'd like to see "some good sense spring forth" as Tennessee lawmakers try to work out their differences and expand Medicaid in a state he touted as having a history of bipartisanship.

  • 3 states get feds' OK for health insurance marketplaces 
    Updated: Jun-15-15 7:55 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - The Obama administration gave conditional approval Monday to Arkansas, Delaware and Pennsylvania to expand their roles in the insurance marketplaces created under the 2010 health care law, ahead of a high court decision that could wipe out federal health insurance subsidies for millions.