“The benefits of Medicaid expansion are like all other methods of insuring people, they’re about financial and health security for individuals,” HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell told the INDY in an interview this morning. “Many people who are eligible for Medicaid are working or are part of a working family. And there are benefits to the local economy, and to the state itself.”

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