Flawed Medicaid Proposals Would Kill Florida Jobs | Print |  E-mail
January 2011

Critics have consistently portrayed Florida's Medicaid program as an unsustainable drain on Florida's budget, setting the stage for a number of legislative proposals to cut the program.

In reality, however, beyond the critical role it plays in the lives of recipients and in the health care system as a whole, Medicaid is also a highly efficient job creator and economic catalyst, in part because the majority of funding comes from the federal government.

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