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Under pressure from lawmakers, Pa. puts off privatizing free doctor rides for Medicaid recipients

BY: - December 16, 2019

The reversal was laid out in a Dec. 13 letter to lawmakers from Department of Aging Secretary Robert Torres, Department of Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller, and acting Department of Transportation Secretary Yassmin Gramian.

‘Enough is enough,’ Pa. Human Services’ secretary says of White House’s planned food stamps cuts

BY: - December 3, 2019

A Trump administration plan to change eligibility requirements to a program allowing food stamp recipients to use a portion of their benefits to pay their utility bills is “cruel and mean-spirited,” Pennsylvania Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller said Tuesday.