Health Policy in the News

The Schroeder Center seeks to provide information on health policy issues that affect Virginians and all Americans.

  • Kelly Metcalf-Meese, Schroeder Center Research Associate, follows the Medicaid expansion issue before the Virginia General Assembly.  Read more... 
  • Schroeder Center Research Associate, Kelly Metcalf-Meese, compiles an informative list of selected health-related bills considered by the Virginia General Assembly during the 2013 legislative session.  Read more...
  • Elizabeth Vestal answers questions about the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs and the controversy following Congress’ decision to halt funding for certain proposed regulations. Read more...
  • Elizabeth Vestal answers the FAQs, or Frequently Asked Questions, on the recent controversy surrounding the HPV vaccine and takes a look at state policies on the vaccine. Read more...
  • Professor Christine Jensen explains the discontinuation of the CLASS Act, a component of the Affordable Care Act, and what it means for local seniors and caregivers. Read more...