Medicaid At Risk
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Medicare provides funding for more than 20 Wisconsin programs
Congress and the President want to change how Medicaid works in order to reduce the federal deficit
Congress and the President want to eliminate federal rules and provide states with funds through Block Grants or Per Capita Caps
Over 10 years Medicaid will be cut $834 billion in AHCA (American Health Care Act) and $772 billion in BCRA (Better Care Reconciliation Act
The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities project that Wisconsin could receive $1 billion less in Medicaid funding over the next 10 years
Services will be rationed, eligibility will be reduced, waiting lists for services will come back and optional services will be eliminated
The Arc of Wisconsin recently provided a presentation, sponsored in part by Green Valley Enterprises about the risk of Medicaid being proposed by Congress and the President. The video and following downloads are from that presentation, July 13th.
What Can you Do?
Call Senator Ron Johnson: 920-230-7250
Call Senator Tammy Baldwin: 202-224-5653
Contact Governor Walker: 608-266-1212
Contact your State Legislator 800-362-9472
Contact your Congressional Representative
Contact the Media