Healthy Michigan Medicaid

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Governor Rick Snyder has signed a new law that requires able-bodied adults enrolled in the Healthy Michigan insurance program to work 80 hours a month, or risk losing their benefits.

A provision in the Republican-lead bill to create Medicaid work requirements would disproportionately impact communities of color in Michigan, according to an analysis by the Washington Post.

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State officials and health care providers called on Washington lawmakers to keep the state’s Medicaid expansion Monday.