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Video: Medicaid Proposals Facing Scrutiny

By Eliot Fishman, Sophia Tripoli, Patrick Willard,


From Trump administration block grant proposals, to work requirements in the federal courts, to the waiver restrictions faced in the Capitol hallways of West Virginia; Medicaid waivers are under scrutiny.

Speakers examine what’s happening in the Trump administration and in the state capitols, as well as the hearings before US District Judge James Boasberg on work requirements in Arkansas and Kentucky. You will also learn how West Virginia advocates stopped a work requirement proposal in their state.

Speakers Include:

  • Patrick Willard, Senior Director of State and National Strategic Partnerships, Families USA
  • Eliot Fishman, Senior Director of Health Policy, Families USA
  • Sophia Tripoli, Director of Health Care Innovations, Families USA
  • Kathleen Stoll, Policy Director, West Virginians Together for Medicaid

Recorded on March 20, 2019