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AIDS Activists Warn Medicaid Opt-Out Could Harm Treatment in Hard-Hit South

July 11, 2012

Concerned over announcements by some governors that they won't support the health overhaul's Medicaid expansion, AIDS activists Tuesday said they plan to mobilize on the local level to press legislators to allow low-income adults to be covered by the federal-state health program for the poor. (Norman, CQ HealthBeat, 7/10)

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