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Democrats To Help Bolster Likely Litigation Against Medicaid Work Requirements

January 11, 2018
Democratic lawmakers hope to bolster an expected lawsuit against the Trump administration’s decision to let states impose work requirements on Medicaid recipients by sending a letter to CMS laying out their legal concerns with the policy shift, according to a Finance committee aide. “I have deep reservations about the legality of it … deep reservations about the legality,” Senate Finance Minority Leader Ron Wyden (D-OR) said when asked by Inside Health Policy whether Democrats planned to take any legal action...

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