Medicaid Makes Poor Healthier and States Poorer

A study released Thursday proves that being insured through Medicaid benefits low-income people physically, financially and psychologically, but deep cuts proposed at both the state and federal levels could limit beneficial services. The study, released by the National Bureau of Economic Research, is the first to use a randomly selected group of Medicaid participants, making it the most accurate data available on the program's effects, said MIT economist Amy Finkelstein, the lead author of the...Full Story
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