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Medicaid Expansion Has Saved Montana Money and Improved Lives for Our Citizens. Of Course, Republicans Oppose It.
In news that should come as no shock to anyone with a high school education or better, it turns out that Medicaid expansion has been an economic boon for the state of Montana, saving the state money and encouraging more people to find work in Montana. A report from Montana Healthcare Foundation and Headwaters Foundation, highlighted in the Independent Record, shows that Medicaid expansion is bringing new spending into the state and cost savings of millions of dollars: Medicaid expansion will bring about $350 million to $400 million in new spending to the state's economy and add 5,000 jobs in