pagtient protection and affordable care act http://michiganradio.org en Michigan nurses lobby for Medicaid expansion http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-nurses-lobby-medicaid-expansion <p>Michigan's largest nurses union is in Lansing today lobbying for Medicaid expansion.</p><p></p><p>The issue has been locked in a political debate at the state capitol for months.</p><p></p><p>John Karebian is the executive director of the Michigan Nurses Association. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;He says Medicaid expansion is being “held hostage” by Republicans still angry over the passage of the Affordable Care Act.</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 15:54:22 +0000 Steve Carmody 12990 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan nurses lobby for Medicaid expansion Conservative group pickets U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow's offices http://michiganradio.org/post/conservative-group-pickets-us-sen-debbie-stabenows-offices <p>A conservative group picketed outside U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow&rsquo;s offices in East Lansing and Flint today.</p><p></p><p>The focus of the protests was Stabenow&rsquo;s support for the federal health care law. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 20:23:30 +0000 Steve Carmody 8472 at http://michiganradio.org Conservative group pickets U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow's offices