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New Health Affairs Issue Examines The States And Medicaid Expansion
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With nearly half the states planning to expand Medicaid eligibility in 2014, Health Affairs’ July issue, released today, includes several articles that reflect, in the words of founding editor John Iglehart, “various cross currents of federalism.” Medicaid, as seen in this issue, says Iglehart, “is not the uniform national health program envisioned by Democrats, but one that reflects the heterogeneity of the United States and the Republican imperative for decentralized policy making.”