Approved DC Budget Includes Important Investments But Tax Cuts Limited the Progress

The DC budget for fiscal year 2018, adopted yesterday on a first vote, includes important investments to protect vulnerable children, support schools, and help residents experiencing homelessness get into a home of their own. Mayor Bowser and the DC Council deserve credit for budget choices that will make a big difference in the lives of […]

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July 21st, 2017
How the Latest Senate Health Bill Will Harm DC’s Medicaid Program
Jodi Kwarciany

Another day, another Congressional health bill – and the latest could have a devastating effect on the District’s budget and health coverage rates if passed. The Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 (BCRA), the Senate’s latest version of the House bill that passed in May, would drastically reduce federal funding for the District’s Medicaid program […]

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