Maine Seeks to Make Medicaid Cuts

Maine moved to strip about 30,000 low-income Medicaid patients from the state-run health program Wednesday, formally challenging federal officials on a key provision of the health law.
August 3, 2012
 

Maine moved to strip about 30,000 low-income Medicaid patients from the state-run health program Wednesday, formally challenging federal officials on a key provision of the health law. The state says the June Supreme Court decision, which largely upheld the 2010 law but overturned a requirement that states expand Medicaid, also releases states from the law's ban on striking current Medicaid enrollees at least until 2014.

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