Judge Blocks Arkansas and Kentucky Medicaid Work Requirement Waivers: What Does This Decision Mean for Other States?

Under the Administrative Procedures Act (APA), federal agencies may not take actions that are “arbitrary or capricious.”  If they do, federal courts are instructed to hold the action unlawful and set it aside.  Late yesterday afternoon, that’s exactly what Judge James E. Boasberg of the U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia did with […]

Child Health Providers and Advocates Ask HHS Secretary to Reject Work Requirements for Low-Income Parents

Today Georgetown University’s Center for Children and Families joined over 50 other national health care provider, research and consumer groups focused on children and families to send a letter to HHS Secretary Alex Azar raising concerns about the harm of work requirements for children and families, particularly in states that have not expanded Medicaid. The […]