Virginia Is Broken
And low-income Virginians who fall into the Medicaid gap will suffer for it.
By Dahlia Lithwick
The government is imploding in large part due to the fact that state Republicans in the House of Delegates have decided to fight tooth and nail—up to and including shutting down the whole government if this is not resolved by July—to avoid expanding Medicaid benefits to cover up to 400,000 lower-income Virginians who fall into the health care coverage gap.
Wednesday, April 09, 2014
One unnecessary death in Florida will be followed by thousands of others across the states that refused to expand Medicaid but the "family values" crowd doesn't seem to give a damn:
Posted by Steve J. at 8:23 PM