Medicaid Expansion


The following is a collection of commentaries and analyses that Mackinac Center experts and others have written over the past several months about why Michigan should not expand Medicaid under Obamacare.

Center Op-Ed in Detroit News

Employer Mandate Delay Strengthens 'No Medicaid Expansion' Case

Hospital Lobby Driving Medicaid Expansion

Obamacare Medicaid: Facts, Figures, Background

How Obamacare Is Vulnerable

Stopping Medicaid Expansion In Its Tracks

Michigan Still a 'Donor State' with Medicaid Expansion

Medicaid Now a 'Reform-Proof' Entitlement

Study: Don't Overlook Medicaid's Flaws  New Research!

Michigan Republicans go Wobbly on Obamacare

Jack McHugh Legislative Testimony on House Bill 4714

Republican Ploy to Stop Medicaid Expansion?

The Dirty Secret of GOP Obamacare Capitulation

Michigan GOP Medicaid 'Reform' Proposals

MichiganVotes: House GOP Medicaid Expansion Plan Faces Hurdles

Commentary: Medicaid Expansion Wrong Even with Reforms

Michigan House and Senate both Skeptical on Medicaid Expansion

Fla. Medicaid: Governor Proposes, House Disposes

Oregon Study Suggests Michigan Medicaid Expansion not Worth the Cost

Ryan to States: Don’t Bet on Obama Medicaid Money

Expert: Medicaid Expansion Means Increased Costs for Worse Service

Statewide Survey Shows Underwhelming Support for Expanding Medicaid in Michigan

Trust not in Obamacare Medicaid Promises

Medicaid Expansion Bad Bet for Michigan Taxpayers

Obamacare Medicaid Expansion a Budget Trap

Medicaid Expansion will Cost Michigan Taxpayers $1.3 Billion

Medicaid Expansion: The Decisive Obamacare Battle

Wisconsin’s Alternative Medicaid Plan

Questions About Obamacare Medicaid Expansion

Medicaid Expansion: Beware of Obamacare ‘Gifts’

Just Say ‘No’ to Obamacare Medicaid Expansion