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AARP: $30 for every $1 spent on Medicaid expansion - HeraldCourier.com: News

AARP: $30 for every $1 spent on Medicaid expansion

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Posted: Saturday, March 23, 2013 11:30 am

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A study commissioned by the AARP finds that Tennessee would reap nearly $30 for every dollar spent on expanding Medicaid.

The study presented to Gov. Bill Haslam's administration and the speakers of the House and Senate on Tuesday notes that the state's participation in Medicaid expansion would result in $9.4 billion in direct federal funding through 2019, while the state's share would be about $315 million.

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