Statements about Medicaid
Federal money for Medicaid expansion "is guaranteed for a few years and then goes away."
Says the Medicaid fraud rate in Virginia was "fact-checked" and found to be "0.47 percent."
Gov. McAuliffe's budget would "raid school, other $$ 4 Obamacare in VA."
If the legislature refuses to expand Medicaid, "27 states are going to get our money – Virginia taxpayer money – into their states to provide health care for their citizens, paid for by us."
State Medicaid expansion "will save our treasury $1 billion over the next eight years."
In Virginia’s Medicaid program, "approximately 30 percent, or $2.7 billion a year, is lost to waste, fraud and inefficiencies."
In Virginia, "Medicaid has grown by 1,600 percent in the last 30 years."
Terry McAuliffe has "threatened to shut down Virginia’s government if his budget plan isn’t supported."
"Twenty-four percent of doctors in Virginia currently don’t accept new Medicaid patients because the reimbursement rates are so low."
"A study by the University of Virginia pulls back the curtain on Medicaid’s tragically bad outcomes, including ‘increased risk of adjusted mortality.’"
"Collectively states are spending more on Medicaid than they do on K-12 education."
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