Advocates for the poor remain opposed to the legislation.
“No amendments or exemptions are going to make this bad bill a good bill. People will still lose health care,” said Gilda Jacobs, president and CEO of the Michigan League for Public Policy.
Flint Mayor Karen Weaver on Monday wrote a letter urging Snyder not to sign the measure, noting that her residents up to age 21 quality for Medicaid in the wake of the city’s water crisis. She said Medicaid is a “health program and not a jobs program.” May 22, 2018 – Petoskey News-Review