News & Bulletins

The Hilltop Institute periodically posts news items and issues electronic bulletins to disseminate information about Hilltop activities and publications. Below are the three most recent. Go to the News and Bulletin Archive, below, to view previous posts.

Bulletin: Hilltop Celebrates 30 Years of Service and Honors Cynthia Woodcock at Special Event

The Hilltop Institute celebrated its 30th anniversary and honored its Executive Director Cynthia Woodcock upon her retirement at a special event on April 4, 2024. The event included a program titled State Health Policy: A Look Ahead and a reception attended by over 80 of Hilltop’s current and former employees, friends, and colleagues.

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Hilltop Deputy Director Presents at Financial Resilience Summit and Rosenberg Dialogue Series Session

Alice Middleton, JD, gave presentations at two major meetings this week. On April 9, she was a panelist in a workshop at the Financial Resilience Summit in Washington, DC. On April 10, she was one of three speakers at a session of the University of Baltimore-sponsored Rosenberg Dialogue Series, titled Fixing Unintended Pandemic Medicaid Policy Consequences: Lessons Learned and Insurance Coverage Implications for Recipients.

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Bulletin: Hilltop Continues to Provide Subject Matter Expertise as Mississippi Considers Medicaid Expansion

Hilltop continues to provide subject matter expertise as Mississippi lawmakers consider whether or how to expand Medicaid. Following up on the extensive study it conducted in 2022 that assessed the costs and savings to Mississippi if it were to expand Medicaid and recent testimony before the Mississippi House Medicaid Committee, Hilltop is continuing to conduct ad hoc analyses on various topics that emerge in the legislative deliberations. Hilltop has produced two follow-up explainers and provided subject matter expertise for a recent article in Mississippi Today that is following the deliberations.

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