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Virginia warns 70000 families that their insurance may end

Virginia warns 70000 families that their insurance may end

Nationally, CHIP covers about 9 million kids and their families.

Kentucky's version of the program is for uninsured children living with caregivers who make under 200 percent of the poverty limit - that's $42,400 for a family of four.

Congress allocates money for the federal-state program every five years.

Eight-year-old Abigail Gabriel, center, hugs her mother, Erin, from her wheelchair as Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller, talks about the Children's Health Insurance Program, CHIP, during a news conference, December 7, 2017, in Pittsburgh. Some states, including Louisiana, will be out of money in January. Each state runs its own program and determines income eligibility.

Kimmel urged his viewers to purchase their Obamacare before the December 15 or they may face a penalty; Kimmel neglects the fact that the Senate-passed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act repeals Obamacare's individual mandate.

"We ask that you make it a priority to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance program (CHIP) as quickly as possible". But Hogan would not answer questions about how far any redistribution funds would go in Kentucky or when Kentucky will have to send out letters informing people coverage may be terminated. If general CHIP funding isn't reauthorized, it will affect the health insurance of more than 20,000 children in Montana.

Under CHIP, a family of four can earn up to $5,330 a month in coverage. "And she found a little tick!"

During her visit, Brown met with parents who rely on the program for their children's healthcare. "It's terrifying to be staring at less than two months, knowing your child may not be covered". "So it's a shame. No parent should have to choose between putting a roof over their kid's head and providing an inhaler for their kid's asthma".

The problem with CHIP comes down to how to pay for it. CHIP costs about $15 billion. While states pay for a portion of the costs, the federal government picks up a much bigger share.

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The House passed House Resolution 3922 in November, which would extend funding for CHIP through September 2022.

Some pundits say that CHIP has not been renewed because Congress can't find the money.

"Using it as a bargaining lever in broader debates is simply not acceptable and it puts the health of Kentucky kids on the line", Brooks said.

Medical care for all children is essential to a nation's health.

"I also want to remind everyone that Friday is the last day to enroll in the Affordable Health Care plan, in spite of President Trump's attempt to sweep it under his rug", Kimmel said.

"We're concerned that Congress is playing with fire with this issue", Ward said. "I don't know what to tell them to do".

The health of a nation can not be judged by how many millionaires and billionaires it has.

The spokeswoman, Fiona Roberts, said that if states have unspent funding from the previous year, they can carry it over into the next fiscal year.


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