TITLE

2017 election results revive Medicaid expansion hopes

AUTHOR(S)
Meyer, Harris
PUB. DATE
November 2017
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;11/13/2017, Vol. 47 Issue 46, p0009
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the results of elections in Maine and Virginia held in November 2017, which revived the Medicaid expansion hopes by proponents across the U.S. Topics mentioned include the decision by voters in Maine to expand access to Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the victory of Democrat Ralph Northam as governor of Virginia and the likelihood that he will continue former governor Terry McAuliffe's efforts to expand Medicaid.
ACCESSION #
126271031

 

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