Category: Medicaid/Medicare

UW think tank researchers revise down projected costs of Medicaid expansion

A new report from a University of Wisconsin think tank says Medicaid expansion would lead to "substantially smaller costs" than one of its reports previously estimated. But a pair of UW economists continue to dispute the cost projection, saying the best available evidence suggests that Medicaid expansion leads to savings in the private insurance market.
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Evers calls on Legislature to amend budget

Gov. Tony Evers called on the Legislature Thursday to amend the budget passed by the Joint Finance Committee and include, among other things, an expansion of Medicaid that he says could save the state $324.5 million and draw down more than $1 billion in new federal funding.
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