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Advocates Navigate Tricky Political Terrain for Federal HIV Funding to End the U.S. Epidemic

An alliance of advocacy groups called The Partnership rallies Congress for funding while rejecting most Trump administration policies impacting the HIV community.

By Kenyon Farrow

Trump's Justice Department Just Declared All-Out War on Obamacare. What Does It Mean?

We answer some key questions about the latest new effort to kill the Affordable Care Act, including what it means for people living with HIV and what can do to make a difference.

By Tim Murphy

What You Should Know About the House of Representatives' New "Medicare for All" Bill

Activist Mark Hannay explains what the bill means for people living with HIV and how it will shape the 2020 election debate.

By Tim Murphy

The Trump Administration's Drug Pricing Proposals for People With HIV, Explained

Drug pricing expert Tim Horn helps us make sense of the administration's future plans for the Medicare Part D and 340B programs.

By Tim Murphy

What Do the Midterm Election Results Mean for Health Care and People Living With HIV?

Congress is divided, and all sorts of new possibilities are in play. What does it all mean for folks living with HIV, and for health care generally? We chatted with veteran activist Mark Hannay to find out.

By Tim Murphy

Despite Protections for People With HIV, Advocates Express Concern With State Medicaid Work and Reporting Waivers

The Trump administration's preconditions for Medicaid coverage are a major shift in how the program has functioned since its inception in 1965.

By Stephen Hicks

The Trump Administration Doubles Down on Medicaid Work Requirements as Lawsuits Mount

Despite multiple lawsuits, the Trump administration's push for implementation of Medicaid work requirements continues to move forward.

By AIDS United

Trump Administration Refuses to Defend ACA in Court, Potentially Jeopardizing Health Care for Millions

The Trump administration said that it would not defend the Affordable Care Act in court in the case of a lawsuit filed by 20 Republican-led states, claiming that the health care law is unconstitutional.

By AIDS United

#ACApositive Campaign Fights Trump Administration for Transgender Health Care

The Transgender Law Center's #ACApositive campaign is an awareness drive aimed at spotlighting the perils of transgender people with HIV disconnecting from ACA health care coverage.

By Candace Y.A. Montague

What Medicaid Work Requirements Might Mean for People With HIV

These and other rules show that many states, urged on by Trump, are trying to push people off their coverage.

By Tim Murphy