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Trump Administration Allows States To Add Work Requirement For Medicaid Recipients


The Trump administration will allow states to require “able-bodied” Medicaid recipients to work or volunteer in order to keep their health insurance coverage. Ten states have already applied to add a work requirement in exchange for health insurance coverage.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young talks with Sarah Kliff (@sarahkliff), health policy reporter for Vox and co-host of the podcast “The Weeds.”

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