Washington, DC —Josh Archambault, senior fellow at the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) will testify Tuesday before the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations.
As House Republicans begin the first hearings on repealing ObamaCare, Archambault’s testimony will specifically focus on the unintended consequences of expanding Medicaid.
WHAT: Congressional Testimony: Medicaid Oversight: Existing Problems and Ways to Strengthen the Program
SUBCOMMITTEE: Oversight and Investigations, Energy and Commerce Committee
WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 at 10 a.m. ET
WHERE: 2123 Rayburn House Office Building
WHO: FGA Senior Fellow Josh Archambault and other health care experts
“ObamaCare’s Medicaid expansion for working-age, able-bodied adults ultimately redirects limited state and federal resources away from the truly needy,” Archambault said. “The outcomes are both predictable and heartbreaking. In expansion states around the country, enrollment overruns have started to take funds away from education, public safety, and infrastructure.”
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