In Arkansas, Thousands Of People Have Lost Medicaid Coverage Over New Work Rule

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The state now requires many of its Medicaid beneficiaries to work, go to school or volunteer in order to keep their health insurance. But more than 18,000 have come off the rolls.

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The state now requires many of its Medicaid beneficiaries to work, go to school or volunteer in order to keep their health insurance. But more than 18,000 have come off the rolls.

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NPR Story

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Monday, February 18, 2019