Idaho Lawmakers Add Work Requirements To Medicaid Expansion

April 08, 2019
A bill that would add work requirements to Idaho’s voter-approved Medicaid expansion is on the desk of Idaho Gov. Brad Little (R) after weeks of disagreement among state lawmakers over how the work requirements should function. The Idaho legislature settled on a proposal that seeks permission to impose an 80 hour-a-month work requirement on most people in the expansion population. Those who fail to show compliance would be kicked off Medicaid for two months, after which they could re-apply. The...

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