Statements about Medicaid
"Georgia has the fifth-highest number of uninsured people of any state in the union."
"Georgia has lost 14 percent of its jobs paying more than $50,000 a year and added 15 percent to its Medicaid rolls during the recovery."
Medicaid spending declined by 1.9 percent in 2012, the second such decline in 47 years.
Funding the federal health care law without a tax hike will "require the state to cut nearly a quarter of its annual budget."
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