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KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: Remaking Medicaid — Maybe

[protected-iframe id="6faab05ac8b842b9479368001e3b5313" height="166" width="100%" /] Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. [khn_slabs slabs="821957"] [khn_slabs slabs="821954"] [khn_slabs slabs="856478"] [khn_slabs slabs="856835"] The Trump administration is trying to achieve a goal for Republicans that dates to the 1980s — allowing states to obtain at least some of their funding for Medicaid as a block grant. The trade-off for states is that, while potentially getting less money from Washington, D.C., they would be free of some federal rules and requirements for the program. Advocates for patients warn it could mean less care for fewer people. Meanwh...

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