• Heritage Action
  • More

A Medicaid Monster

Created on September 27, 2010

A Medicaid Monster

Headline:

A Medicaid Monster

Intro:

Obamacare increases coverage by adding millions of Americans to the low-quality, low-access Medicaid program, requiring billions of dollars from state budgets.

Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, statehealthfacts.org.

Other text:

Obamacare in Pictures heritage.org 40.1% to 70% 30.1% to 40% 20.1% to 30% 0% to 20% AL AK AR AZ CA CO CT DE FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA MA DC MD ME MI MN MO MS MT NC ND NE

 NH NJ NM NV NY OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VA VT WA WI WV WY 26.2% 34.3% 28.3% 36.4% 30% 44.2% 21.0% 18.1% 42.6% 41.1% U.S. total: 30.4% 13.1% 22.3% 35.8% 24.7% 25.7% 39.6% 31.4% 29.5% 8.7% 13.3% 30.9% 12.1% 23.5% 21.1% 30.8% 36.3% 43.4% 36.8% 32.5% 36.1% 24.3% 42.8% 34.5% 65.6% 17.3% 24.7% 30.7% 49.5% 17.6% 21.8% 36.1% 28% 25.1% 56.7% 34.5% 40.7% 11.2% 22.8% 17.7% 23.9% 32.3% Increase in Medicaid Population Under Obamacare by 2014