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Tens of Thousands in State Medicaid Suit

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Tens of Thousands in State Medicaid Suit

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Tens of Thousands in State Medicaid Suit

Tens of Thousands in State Medicaid Suit

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A lawsuit against the state of Mississippi seeks to undo the largest Medicaid cutback in the nation. Some 48,000 elderly and disabled people have been dropped from eligibility in order to conserve funds. NPR's Debbie Elliott reports.