TITLE

Obama Gets Bill Extending FMAP Funds

AUTHOR(S)
Schroeder, Peter
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/11/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33365, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval of a U.S. House bill that aims to increase the Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (PMAP).
ACCESSION #
52981238

 

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