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November 17, 2013 12:00 AM

OEDEL: Supersizing Medicaid, 2.0

It’s as if President Obama didn’t read the Supreme Court’s 2012 decision outlawing forceful federal expansion of Medicaid against the will of most states. The Court ruled 7-2 in favor of a 26-state constitutional challenge to the feds’ use of financial coercion to supersize Medicaid. Despite that decision, Obama’s administration has repeatedly signaled that it still intends firmly to steer every state into full-blown Medicaid expansion.

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