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Budget Plan Would Dramatically Cut Medicaid Costs

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Budget Plan Would Dramatically Cut Medicaid Costs

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Budget Plan Would Dramatically Cut Medicaid Costs

Budget Plan Would Dramatically Cut Medicaid Costs

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The president's budget takes a big swipe at the hundreds of billions of dollars the federal government spends on health care. The deficit can't be reduced without reigning in health costs, but any cuts in the health budget will put congressmen in a political predicament.