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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (2): 239–286.
Published: 01 April 2016
... the partisan nature of state decision making about Medicaid expansion and point to other variables worth careful consideration. 2 But no previous study answers the puzzle of why some conservative states where Republicans control most or all of government have expanded Medicaid or had governors propose...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (1): 97–137.
Published: 01 February 2014
...David K. Jones; Katharine W. V. Bradley; Jonathan Oberlander Abstract Enactment of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) created a dilemma for Republican policy makers at the state level. States could maximize control over decision making and avoid federal intervention...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (5): 997–1031.
Published: 01 October 2016
... majority of issues a governor must address. Although the extreme anti-Obamacare partisan rhetoric likely renders this question unique, I believe that the ultimate finding of this study, that small-d democracy plays a large role in governor decision making, would be upheld on other policies. While...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (2): 211–233.
Published: 01 April 2021
... a natural experiment in which elected officials must make urgent and far-reaching policy decisions in a domain where they often have no personal experience or expertise, and where available information is limited, uncertain, or so dated as to be of questionable relevance. The most significant decisions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (5): 1023–1050.
Published: 01 October 2013
... of Economic Analysis ( 2013 ), averaged across the four quarters of 2010. 4 The decisions of some states seem to confirm the impact of fiscal enticements. Arizona's Republican governor, Jan Brewer, devoted parts of her 2013 State of the State address to making a pragmatic case for adopting Medicaid...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (3): 599–611.
Published: 01 June 2015
.... It then discusses Governor Tom Corbett's market-based alternative and what he achieved in his deliberations with the Obama administration. The article also discusses some of the financial considerations facing Pennsylvania policy makers in the expansion decision, the role of three of the more influential lobby...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (2): 341–362.
Published: 01 April 2017
....” This caveat seems especially likely to apply to the officials who ultimately make the policy decisions in which we are interested. In light of the preceding concerns, advocates of policy change may rely on an alternative rhetorical strategy known as engagement . Whereas framing suggests that competitors...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (3): 447–485.
Published: 01 June 2015
... ). 2 During the adoption phase when the legislature was considering the proposed bill from February to March 2011, we drew more heavily on theories that put different weight on the roles of interests, institutions, and ideas in influencing the decisions that legislators make and the strategies...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (2): 309–340.
Published: 01 April 2017
... A. According to the opinion learning mechanism, policy makers will consider the level of policy support in another state, at least in relation to their own citizens' policy support, when making policy decisions. Therefore, our independent variable of interest is the similarity in public support for the ACA...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (1): 179–186.
Published: 01 February 2013
... federal funding for the first three years, the real incentive was the threat that a noncompliant state would lose all federal funding for Medicaid. The Supreme Court found this to be coercive and unconstitutional. As a result, each state has a decision to make about whether, and how much...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1978) 2 (4): 560–580.
Published: 01 August 1978
... [data] we can make the right [self-implementing?] decisions.” In health, in recent years, this planning mentality has reasserted itself with a vengeance. PL 93-641, with its emphasis on both professional planning and citizen participation, tests whether these dogmas of public and technocratic...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (3): 469–512.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Research and Review 65 : 514 – 527 . Grogan C. M. 1999 . The Influence of Federal Mandates on State Medicaid and AFDC Decision-Making . Publius 29 : 1 – 30 . Harrington C. Carrillo H. LaCava C. . 2006 . Nursing Facilities, Staffing, Residents and Facilities...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 633–646.
Published: 01 August 2020
... will behave more responsibly if they have some “skin in the game” when making health care decisions, such as by paying premiums, having copays for services, or managing health savings accounts. It seeks to discourage “inappropriate” care through greater cost sharing when enrollees use hospital emergency...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 661–676.
Published: 01 August 2020
... ). Governor Brownback spent the first half of 2011 defending his decision to conservative groups, who felt betrayed by his cooperation with the Obama administration. He argued that, although he supported the lawsuit challenging its constitutionality, the ACA was still the law of the land. Taking money from...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (6): 1213–1224.
Published: 01 December 2015
... recently the governor up in Alaska, and others who are saying, ‘You know what? This is the right thing to do. Let's go ahead and expand it’” (Klein and Obama 2015 ). If Kasich's decision to bypass the Republican-led legislature elicited a great deal of criticism, his utilization of the Controlling...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (6): 1133–1139.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., the governor’s backing meant that the most important leaders of the health care system, the economy, and the legislature were willing to lend their credibility and join the effort, since it might actually lead to important policy decisions that would affect them all for years to come. The bipartisan...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (4): 643–686.
Published: 01 August 2005
... have dominated the decision-making process. Perhaps not too surprisingly, the median voter variables, included to measure popular pressures on spending decisions, did not have a major role in decisions about allocation of settlement funds. Current spending of settlement funds was higher...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (2): 281–323.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Simon F. Haeder; David L. Weimer Abstract The Affordable Care Act (ACA) seeks to change fundamentally the US health care system. The responses of states have been diverse and changing. What explains these diverse and dynamic responses? We examine the decision making of states concerning...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (1): 109–127.
Published: 01 February 2018
... with preexisting policy-making structures and decision trends. Republican proposals to cap or reduce federal funding for Medicaid, if enacted, would compel states to contain program costs. In this context, states' established decision-making processes for updating Medicaid fee schedules, which we elucidate...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (1): 165–178.
Published: 01 February 2013
..., states are weigh- ing their options on Medicaid programs. Though states’ decisions are fluid, as of this writing and according to the Advisory Board (2012), Republican governors of six states have declared that they will not expand their Medicaid programs; further, governors in five other states...