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GOP governors submit ideas for Medicaid
Modern Healthcare

The country’s Republican governors on Tuesday offered 31 ideas about how to fix the Medicaid program. Released by the Republican Governors Public Policy Committee, the report—titled A New Medicaid: A Flexible, Innovative and Accountable Future (PDF)—follows a June letter to House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.) and Senate Finance Committee ranking member Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) from 29 Republican governors that endorsed block grants for Medicaid and outlined seven principles for building a better program.