Urban Institute report looks at result of states not expanding Medicaid

August 06, 2014

This Urban Institute report found that in states not expanding Medicaid, 6.7 million residents will remain uninsured in 2016 as a result. These states are foregoing a combined $423.6 billion in federal Medicaid funds from 2013 to 2022, lessening economic activity and job growth, according to the report. Twenty-four states have not expanded their Medicaid programs so far.