STUDY: Tennessee could gain 43,200 jobs, $2.9 billion of personal income by expanding Medicaid

Republican-led legislature refuses to accept billions to insure working families

Health coverage for people who work

Under the Affordable Care Act of 2010, the federal government will pay 9:1 for states to offer Medicaid health coverage, TennCare in Tennessee, to working adults — up to age 65 — with incomes at or below 138 percent of the federal poverty level ($30,305 for a family of three in 2021).

Fighting for everyday people in the Tennessee General Assembly