New State and Federal Medicaid Expenditures under PPACA, with All States and No States Expanding Medicaid, 2013-2012
"We are talking about healthcare and healthcare is expensive," says Alan Weil, executive director of the National Academy for State Health Policy. "It's fairly easy to have a little sticker shock at the potential costs of various policy options in this area. But what this report does very effectively is place the spending burden that states would face if they choose to expand Medicaid in the context of overall spending."
Source: Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured