Category: health policy

Everything You Need to Know About Block Grants — The Heart of GOP’s Medicaid Plans

By Shefali Luthra, originally appearing January 24, 2017 on Kaiser Health News President Donald Trump’s administration made explicit this weekend its commitment to an old GOP strategy for managing Medicaid, the federal-state insurance plan that covers low-income people — turning control of the program to states and capping what the federal government spends on it each …

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