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Recent decisions by the Obama Administration concerning the health care exchanges and Medicaid expansion underscore what a risky proposition Obamacare is for the states. Read More.
Medicaid is fueling the federal entitlement crisis, bankrupting state budgets, and delivering substandard care to enrollees while crowding out private health insurance options. A long-term plan should include putting federal Medicaid spending on a budget, mainstreaming working families into private coverage, and preserving a true safety net for the most vulnerable.
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