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In several states, Medicaid expansion remains in limbo as time runs short
Washington Post

In the closing days of their legislative sessions, lawmakers in more than a dozen states are struggling with whether to expand Medicaid under the federal health-care law, with many of them leaning against participating in a program that is key to President Obama’s aim of extending coverage to 30 million uninsured Americans.

Twenty states and the District of Columbia have signed on to the expansion, and 14 are planning to decline.