Supporters Hold Out Hope For Medicaid Gap Fix In Reconciliation

By Amy Lotven / August 1, 2022 at 5:12 PM
Medicaid advocates and Democratic lawmakers continue to lobby Senate leadership to add a fix to the so-called Medicaid gap to the latest reconciliation deal, arguing that failing to do so is a missed opportunity to expand health care to millions of low-income Americans and tackle a serious health equity issue. Numerous advocacy groups were thrilled that the new reconciliation deal between Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) includes an extension of the enhanced Affordable Care...

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