Debbie Stabenow

Medicaid enhancement provision likely to stay in extenders bill

Medicaid enhancement provision likely to stay in extenders bill

A congressional measure that would extend by six months a temporary increase in Medicaid assistance to states will remain part of a tax extenders bill. That will occur contrary to rumors that the provision will be introduced as a stand-alone bill, according to news reports from Washington.

Nurse education bill introduced in Senate, tax cuts for long-term care insurance released in House

Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) on Tuesday introduced legislation to increase government funding for nursing education.