Groups Hope HCBS Stays In As Biden Shifts Infrastructure Talks

By Maya Goldman / June 9, 2021 at 7:06 PM
Home- and community-based care stakeholders remain optimistic that Congress will pass President Joe Biden’s proposal to spend $400 billion on Medicaid home care as the White House shifts its infrastructure talks toward reaching a deal with a bipartisan group of senators that reportedly includes Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH), an HCBS supporter, and others who have backed home care before. Biden’s infrastructure blueprint calls for $400 billion in funding for HCBS to lessen waitlists for the services and to support the...

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