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Report: Mich. Could Save Nearly $1B Over 10 Years By Expanding Medicaid

A report released Monday by the Center for Healthcare Research & Transformation in partnership with two economists at the University of Michigan shows that the state of Michigan could save nearly $1 billion over 10 years — while extending comprehensive health insurance to more than 600,000 Michigan citizens — if the state expands Medicaid eligibility beginning in 2014 as provided for under the Affordable Care Act.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2012