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NC House doesn’t follow NC Senate’s effort to cut Medicaid for pregnant women
Posted By Adam Searing On June 7, 2013 @ 1:32 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
The NC House released its version of the budget today, and, thankfully, the House’s budget does not include the substantial cut in health care coverage for pregnant women  that was part of the NC Senate’s budget. While a very good start showing that legislators in the House recognized the serious detrimental health effects for mother and baby of cutting health coverage, this issue will not be going completely away just yet. Since the NC Senate included the cut for pregnant women it in its budget this cut could come back at any time. Stay tuned.
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 substantial cut in health care coverage for pregnant women: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/05/30/nc-senate-gop-kicks-pregnant-women-off-medicaid-ignores-gop-gov-martins-legacy/
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