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Three Republican Governors on why they are expanding Medicaid

Posted By Adam Searing On February 9, 2013 @ 6:07 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

TNR [1] on what Republican Governors are saying:

[Not expanding Medicaid] “takes $13 billion of Ohioans’ federal tax dollars out of our state and gives it to other states,” Kasich said [2], “where it will go to work helping to rev up some other state’s economy instead of Ohio’s.” Brewer said [3] “Saying ‘no’ to this plan would not save these federal dollars from being spent or direct them to deficit reduction.” Concluded Snyder [4]: “This makes sense for the physical and fiscal health of Michigan.”

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[1] TNR: http://www.newrepublic.com/article/112373

[2] Kasich said: http://www.redstate.com/jasonahart/2013/02/07/gov-kasichs-medicaid-arguments-mirror-stricklands-pleas-for-passenger-rail-spending/

[3] Brewer said: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/02/06/republican-governors-divided-over-whether-to-accept-obamacare-medicaid/#ixzz2KFbIYYgJ

[4] Concluded Snyder: http://www.mlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2013/02/rick_snyder_medicaid_obamacare.html

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