POLL Majority Of Americans Support Employment Requirement For Medicaid

POLL Majority Of Americans Support Employment Requirement For Medicaid
Fifty-one percent of registered voters said they support the idea of individuals who are in enrolled in Medicaid to have a job to be eligible for benefits, according to a poll from the Morning Consult and Politico.

Twenty-four percent strongly supported the idea, 27 percent somewhat supported the idea, while 18 percent somewhat opposed the idea and 19 percent strongly opposed the idea. Another 13 percent said they didn't know or didn’t have an opinion.

Democrats were less likely to support the idea, with 38 percent in support, while 67 percent of Republicans supported work requirements in Medicaid.

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"Better still," added Ingram, "those leaving welfare went back to work in record numbers and saw their incomes more than double on average, earning more than enough to replace the welfare benefits they used to receive. The Trump administration should immediately approve states' requests to implement common-sense work requirements in the Medicaid program."
 Source: Washington Free Beacon
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