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Idaho Bolsters Rural Physician Repayment Program

This legislative session, the Idaho Legislature put the state’s rural physician loan repayment program under the knife.

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For Some College Students, Hunger Is an Extracurricular

Faced with rising costs for books, supplies and tuition, today’s college students often skip meals to pay for their education.

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Insurance Market Stabilization Stalls

Since last summer there has been a lot of discussion about health insurance markets and premiums at the federal level, notably, cost sharing reduction payments and reinsurance programs.

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NCSL Tracks Early Care and Education Legislation

NCSL’s Early Care and Education project monitors and tracks relevant legislation annually for the 50 states and territories.

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Friday Webinar: Opioids and Early Childhood Adversity

Sometimes the most traumatic effects of opioid addiction fall on those who are most vulnerable.

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Focusing on Prevention: Foster Care Options for States

Many states are experiencing a foster care crisis, and are turning their focus to prevention to solve it.

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Policy Checkup: State Oral Health Caucus

Just as maintaining oral health improves the health of the body, a healthy oral health policy process contributes to the wellbeing of the state health policy environment.

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What's In the Omnibus Bill for Transportation and Energy

NCSL Natural Resource and Infrastructure Committee staff compiled summaries covering transportation, energy and health and human services in the 2018 Omnibus bill. Other federal departments will be covered in a subsequent post.

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Association Health Plans: Pre-empting States for 2018?

Four months after announcing new plans to allow consumers to buy insurance across state lines, the Trump administration has issued details through proposed rules.

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Tracking State Innovations in Medicaid

States enacted nearly 400 laws related to health system innovations in 2017, including at least 104 laws related to Medicaid reforms.

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About the NCSL Blog

This blog offers updates on the National Conference of State Legislatures' research and training, the latest on federalism and the state legislative institution, and posts about state legislators and legislative staff. The blog is edited by NCSL staff and written primarily by NCSL's experts on public policy and the state legislative institution.