//Advocacy Timeline: Opposing Restrictive Medicaid Waivers

Advocacy Timeline: Opposing Restrictive Medicaid Waivers

Since the Trump Administration took office, several states have asked the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for approval to waive Medicaid requirements or add new ones through requests known as Section 1115 waivers. The vast majority of these requested changes
would cut Medicaid enrollment and make the program work less effectively for consumers. CMS is approving many of these requests, even though there are often questions about their legal authority to do so

This factsheet and timeline (PDF version) will help you plan your opposition to harmful Section 1115 Waivers.

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