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More Republican Governors Drink Medicaid Kool-Aid

glenn183 Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 12:27 AM
I can't believe those dumb Repubicans fall for a 'special introductory rate'. Who CARES what the feds pay _now_? The long term (and it's not that far away) matters a lot more. I never get sucked into those ripoffs. Every one assumes politicians are so 'wise' yet they continues to get snookered and worse - take ME in with it.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has become the eighth Republican governor to agree to expand Medicaid coverage in his state under the provisions of Obamacare.

Is the last line of Republican resistance to Obamacare disintegrating?

In 2011, 26 states joined a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the provision of Obamacare, which forced them to participate in expanding Medicaid coverage as a condition to continue to participate in the program.

The Supreme Court ruled in their favor last year, negating the mandatory requirement, so it is now voluntary for states to expand Medicaid coverage.

The Congressional Budget Office still estimates that expanded...