Monthly Archives: June 2017

Restructuring Medicaid Will Cause Irreversible Harm

[Excerpt below]

“Beware Arizona. The potential restructuring of Medicaid, as approved by the House and undergoing secretive deliberations in the Senate, will cause irreversible harm.

Close to 500,000 Arizonans will lose health care coverage, endangering lives and undermining an open public process.

As clergy leaders with the Arizona Interfaith Network, we are profoundly concerned that the proposed changes under the American Health Care Act would affect virtually every dimension of family life, especially for middle and lower income families.

From caring for people in our congregations, we know that Medicaid saves lives….”

Health-care Bill is a Danger to the People of Arizona, Arizona Republic

Interfaith: Restructuring of Medicaid Will Cause Irreversible Harm, Scottsdale Independent [pdf]