The Medicaid Crisis and the Urgent Need for Reform

View a pdf of this document 922 kb pdf Executive Summary The federal debt now exceeds $14 trillion and continues to grow at a staggering pace with no end in sight. The record levels of debt have renewed the national conversation about the urgent need to get control of mandatory government spending obligations. The debate […]

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 Colorado Medicaid

Did you know? Medicaid spending consumes more than 20% of Colorado’s annual General Fund budget Colorado’s Medicaid enrollment is just shy of 600,000 Colorado’s Medicaid enrollment is projected to grow 44% by 2014 if the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is fully implemented From FY2011-12 to FY2024-25, Medicaid expenses are expected to grow by $2.5 billion dollars and will consume over 27% of […]

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