Teenagers claim they experience physical and psychological harm because of state's refusal to cover surgical expenses
Judge William Conley orders state to overturn a ban on covering transition-related health care under Medicaid
An Iowa judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought on behalf of two transgender Medicaid recipients that challenges Iowa’s law allowing local governments and state agencies...
Lawsuit claims law prohibiting taxpayer dollars from covering gender confirmation surgery is unconstitutional
Gov. Kim Reynolds has been heavily criticized for not removing the discriminatory provision
Provision seeks to overturn Iowa Supreme Court decision finding in favor of transgender Medicaid recipients
Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney's measure would crack down on fraudulent Medicaid billing practices
On Friday, the Iowa Supreme Court issued a historic ruling finding that Iowa’s Medicaid program may not discriminate against transgender people by refusing to cover...
State will start covering transition-related procedures for employees
Judge rules that cost concerns of the state do not outweigh the "ongoing, irreparable harm" facing the transgender plaintiffs
An Iowa court has determined that the state’s ban on Medicaid coverage for medically necessary surgical care for transgender residents is unconstitutional. Chief District Judge...
Two Wisconsin residents are suing the state’s Department of Health Services over a ban that prohibits transgender Medicaid recipients from obtaining coverage for gender confirmation...
Bill's provisions threaten LGBTQ people's access to health care and do not benefit lower-income individuals
LGBTQ advocates worry over potential cuts to health care programs and tax hikes on lower-income earners
Lawyers for the two women claim the ban is discriminatory and violates Iowa's Civil Rights Act