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Biden to Rescind Medicaid Work Requirements

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“The Biden administration is planning Friday to wipe out one of the core health policies of the Trump era, taking actions that will immediately rescind permission for states to compel poor residents to work in exchange for receiving Medicaid benefits,” the Washington Post reports.“Federal health officials will withdraw their predecessors’ invitation to states to apply for approval to impose such work requirements and will noti
2 years ago·Washington, United States

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The Washington Post

Biden administration to move Friday to rescind Medicaid work requirements

The actions repudiate Trump’s policy goal of requiring many poor, able-bodied people to work in exchange for receiving government health benefits.

2 years ago·Washington, United States
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Raw Story

Applause as Biden plans to rescind one of the most 'cruel' policies of the Trump era

The Biden administration on Friday is expected to begin the process of rescinding a Trump policy allowing states to impose punitive work requirements on Medicaid recipients, a move celebrated as a crucial step toward reversing one of the former president's most vicious attacks on the poor and vulnerable.According to the Washington Post, which obtained a draft of the Biden administration's plan, federal health officials on Friday "will withdraw t…

2 years ago·United States
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Business Insider

Biden plans to bar states from forcing people to work for Medicaid cover, reversing Trump policy

Biden plans to tell states on Friday they will no longer be able to impose work requirements on low-income residents who want healthcare.

2 years ago·United States
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Political Wire

Biden to Rescind Medicaid Work Requirements

“The Biden administration is planning Friday to wipe out one of the core health policies of the Trump era, taking actions that will immediately rescind permission for states to compel poor residents to work in exchange for receiving Medicaid benefits,” the Washington Post reports.“Federal health officials will withdraw their predecessors’ invitation to states to apply for approval to impose such work requirements and will notify 10 states grante…

2 years ago·New York, United States
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Common Dreams

Applause as Biden Plans to Rescind Medicaid Work Requirements, Targeting One of Most 'Cruel' Policies of Trump Era

Jake Johnson, staff writer"We celebrate this win—this win that we made happen—even while mourning the loss of every person who relied on Medicaid and didn't survive the calamity of Trump's disastrous administration."

2 years ago·United States
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San Diego Union Tribune

Biden administration will move to rescind Medicaid work requirements

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration is planning Friday to wipe out one of the core health policies of the Donald Trump era, taking actions that will immediately rescind permission for states to compel poor residents to work in exchange for receiving Medicaid benefits.

2 years ago·San Diego, United States
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