Statements about Medicaid
"The state budget has actually grown by $4.6 billion under" Gov. Scott Walker’s actions.
Wisconsin is "not walking away from a dime" in federal funds by rejecting the Obamacare Medicaid expansion.
"Nobody in total is proposing cutting anything. We’re trying to reduce the rate of growth in government."
A study showed that President Barack Obama’s health-care reforms will "devastate Wisconsin" by pushing people off employer-sponsored insurance, driving up premiums, increasing dependency and making 122,000 people ineligible for Medicaid.
Says critics who say he cut Medicaid are wrong; his budget added $1.2 billion to the program
"Taxpayers pay for roughly 45 percent of all births in Wisconsin! And 60 percent of the births in Milwaukee!!!"
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