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States lobbying Congress for Medicaid relief

AP/Yahoo News, September 11, 2008

Many states are experiencing the expense of adding thousands of unemployed to its Medicaid rolls, followed by the decline in revenue that stems from a struggling economy. The combination now has dozens of states looking for some relief, preferably from the federal government—although that relief appears unlikely to come soon.