Top-ranked archrivals Michigan and Ohio State faced off Wednesday night on the basketball court for the second time in this season (Michigan won in overtime to split the series).
But both states' Republican governors have something more in common this week than an intense distaste for their neighboring state's athletic team.
States have until the end of the year to enact the final provisions of the Affordable Care Act, barring any last-minute extensions, before the law is fully implemented in 2014.
Originally published on Fri January 11, 2013 4:58 pm
If you've gotten the "Death Spiral" email that's apparently been arriving in many inboxes, here's the verdict from two major, nonpartisan fact checkers:
It is NOT true, as the email claims, that in 11 states there are more people on welfare than there are working.
The debunkers: both PolitiFact.com and FactCheck.org.