A version of this op-ed originally appeared in the National Review Online on January 19, 2017. By Ellen Weaver and Caleb Crosby As the 115th […]
In trying to identify budget solutions, we took a look at where the money in Alabama actually goes…
Our leaders must continue to develop and experiment with alternatives that deliver Alabama solutions for Alabama problems.
While Governor Robert Bentley continues to stand firm against the expansion of Medicaid, the proponents of an expansion continue to insist that Alabama grow a […]
API examines Alabama’s Medicaid program in terms of patient use and care.
Alabama has seen a 25 percent increase in Medicaid enrollees since 2008. Currently, Medicaid in Alabama focuses on delivery of health care services rather than […]
API examines Alabama’s Medicaid budget’s growth.
In Alabama, Medicaid is the largest program providing medical and health-related services to the poor. Each dollar Alabama allocates to Medicaid attracts $2.78 in federal […]
Despite the growing economic crisis surrounding Medicaid, politicians in Alabama recognize the potential political cost of taking up Medicaid reform. Unless market-based reforms are implemented, Alabama taxpayers will likely pay more for Medicaid coverage through higher state and federal taxes.