Preserving Medicaid in Tough Times:
An Action Kit for State Advocates
As states become increasingly concerned about rising budget deficits, they are turning to their Medicaid programs to find new ways to save money. However, not only does Medicaid provide important services for state residents, but it also helps bring in revenue in the form of federal matching funds. The papers in this kit provide arguments that advocates can use when battling Medicaid budget cuts in their states.