ACA Repeal Debate Highlights Regional Health Concerns

Jul 24, 2017

Credit West Virginia Public Broadcasting

On this West Virginia Morning, as the Senate nears a vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act, some Ohio Valley lawmakers and residents are increasingly uneasy with the potential effects. 
Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia are highly dependent on Medicaid, and proposed changes could have bigger effects here than almost anywhere else in the country. The Ohio Valley ReSource has an analysis of how the heated debate has shed light on the region’s health concerns.