Inside CMS - 03/14/2019

Medicaid Work Requirements To Get Their Second Day In Court

March 13, 2019
Lawyers for Medicaid beneficiaries and the federal government will square off Thursday (March 14) for round two of the high-profile litigation over the legality of Medicaid work requirements -- and the arguments they make likely will sound familiar. Both sides will return to the courtroom of Judge James Boasberg for back-to-back hearings on whether CMS exceeded its authority in approving work requirements and other new restrictions on Medicaid coverage in Kentucky and Arkansas. Last June, the same legal teams appeared...

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