Phil Galewitz

Protesters supporting “Medicare for All” hold a rally outside PhRMA headquarters in 2019 in Washington, D.C.

Biden quietly transforms Medicaid’s safety net

By: and - July 27, 2021

The Biden administration is quietly engineering a series of expansions to Medicaid that may bolster protections for millions of low-income Americans and bring more people into the program. Biden’s efforts — which have been largely overshadowed by other economic and health initiatives — represent an abrupt reversal of the Trump administration’s moves to scale back […]