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Harris’ Tweet That More Than Half Of State’s Children Rely On Medicaid Sparks A Firestorm

Although Sen. Kamala Harris' tweet garnered horrified reactions about a welfare state, 13 states besides California also have more than half of their children enrolled in Medicaid.

inewsource: Harris Pleads For Medi-Cal Kids, But Critics Decry A Welfare State 
Newly minted California Sen. Kamala Harris recently tweeted her warning about the doom to befall her state’s children if the GOP’s health care replacement cuts federal Medicaid spending. ... The Congressional Budget Office estimated 14 million people would lose health insurance next year under the GOP plan to repeal Obamacare, and an additional 10 million would get hit by 2026. (Clark, 3/20)

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