Governor Urges Increase in Medicaid Funding to States
In a letter sent to President-elect Barack Obama on Monday, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) offers recommendations for the federal economic stimulus proposal. He writes that implementing a temporary increase of at least $100 billion in the Federal Medicaid Assistance Percentage would help California and other states meet increased Medicaid costs and enrollment.
- "Governor Schwarzenegger Sends Letter to President-Elect Obama Regarding Federal Economic Stimulus Proposal" (Office of Governor release, 1/6).