Maine just became the 33rd state to expand Medicaid

Maine is the first state to expand Medicaid during the Trump administration, and also the first to do so via a ballot initiative rather than legislation. This offers a possible playbook for health care advocates in other states looking to extend coverage but stymied by political opposition.
 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Vox
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Affordable Care Act / Healthcare / Obamacare
Author Info: Sarah Kliff
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Maine is the first state to expand Medicaid during the Trump administration, and also the first to do so via a ballot initiative rather than legislation. This offers a possible playbook for health care advocates in other states looking to extend coverage but stymied by political opposition.
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