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View Diary: Take heart Republicans. You've kept millions of kids from getting health coverage (34 comments)

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    untorqued

    The diarist's interpretation of the posted graph is wrong.

    The graph shows people who are eligible for Medicaid/CHIP. In the expansion states, lots of adults (in the blue) are eligible for Medicaid. In the non-expansion states, not many adults are eligible for Medicaid. But in all 50 states, lots of kids are eligible for CHIP, because we already expanded chip all across the country.

    The graph shows people who are eligible for coverage.

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