Congress must rein in spending by cutting costs in Medicare and Medicaid

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Lawmakers must tackle the main drivers of out-of-control federal spending. That means reining in Medicare and Medicaid.

Enrollment in Medicaid has skyrocketed, largely due to Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion and a pandemic-era prohibition on disenrolling people from the program. As of June 2023, Medicaid and the related Children’s Health Insurance Program covered nearly 93 million people — a 60% increase relative to the pre-Obamacare figure .

Read the full article at the Washington Examiner

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