News bites: States unite against federal Medicaid cuts

States are creating a "loose confederacy" to push back against Medicaid cuts, reports Reuters.

Kaiser Health News has updated their chart of where the GOP candidates stand on healthcare issues.

Clinical trials are being put on hold because of the nation's drug shortage, reports Inside Health Policy (subscription required).

Georgetown's Center for Children and Families examines the impact of Arizona's CHIP enrollment freeze.

The Hartford Courant revisits Connecticut's decision to reject a 12.9 percent rate hike by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.