Medicaid Work Requirements Face More Technical and Legal Challenges

Governing: After estimating that 17,000 people would lose their Medicaid coverage next month, New Hampshire hit pause last week on its plan to incorporate work requirements into the nation's health insurance for the poor. It's the third state to halt such requirements, which were not allowed under the Obama administration and have been struck down by courts in two states.

The idea of work requirements for Medicaid arose after the passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), President Barack Obama's signature health-care legislation.

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