On October 9, the Show-Me Institute's Elias Tsapelas and Patrick Ishmael submitted testimony on the costs of Medicaid Expansion to the Missouri House Subcommittee on Health Care Reform. Click on the link below to read the entire testimony.
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Medicaid costs in Missouri are expected to increase drastically again next year. This yearly refrain will continue again into State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2020, as indicated by the recently released state department requests for next year’s budget. The exploding cost of Medicaid is something my colleagues have written about extensively, especially since the passage of Obamacare in 2010.