Arkansas, Illinois, Medicaid discussed on Heartland Newsfeed Radio Network
Well the federation's nations map says by October. There had been ten weather and climate related events nationwide exceeding one billion dollars in losses in twenty nineteen alone. I'm I'm Andrea Sears. Reporting this is P. N. S.. According to the BBC The central Chinese government is responding to the landslide victory for Pro Democracy crecy candidates in local Hong Kong Council elections by stating that the city will always be ruled from Beijing and warning against further protests. Numerous states are trying to impose work requirements on healthy adults and Medicaid. Waivers have been approved in six states nine or pending and three had been set aside by the courts in Michigan. Healthcare advocates are now suing health policy analyst with the Michigan League for Public Policy. Amber Belizaire contends Medicaid should not be altered in a way that makes it punitive or ineffective. Folks are really already working and potentially have very legitimate reasons for why they you're not working and this just adds an additional barrier that is not necessary estimates based on how similar work requirements played out in Arkansas. Show that between sixty one. Two Thousand and one hundred eighty three thousand Michigan residents could lose coverage Mary. Sherman reporting forming and conservation groups in the Mid West are deeply concerned over the unintended impacts from the herbicide die Cambe regulators in Arkansas recently relaxed the rules on its use and critics say it's damaging vulnerable crops trees and wildlife while they're calling for several changes in the regulations. The primary concern is with a one mile buffer zone placed on its use Dan Shaima and conservation director with Audubon. Arkansas says dicamba is causing significant damage outside dead zone which he believes should be expanded. There was apparent. I CAM AH symptoms on native plants all across Eastern Arkansas and a lot of the places where we found that damage was within two miles mark. Richardson reporting I'm in Illinois. Observers are especially concerned that native trees are collateral damage from Dyke Cambe retired Illinois state. Biologists Martin Kemper says they're seeing seeing injuries to dogwoods Oaks sick. Moore's and other native trees and plants we're seeing a serious decline in the health of new trees and we've crossed the threshold of mortality for some a long time to grow. Any of the oak trees are being injured are keystone species. Provide ACORNS for wildlife are very important food sources volunteers with one Monetary Korea effort in Illinois. Say they've documented more than one hundred cases of off target herbicide damage to native trees as well as wildflowers and food crops. Willie Murphy might be.