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Local Impact of the GOP Health Plan- Oregon Center for Public Policy's Analysis
House GOP Health Plan Threatens Nearly One Million Oregonians Relying on the Oregon Health Plan
Rural Oregon would suffer the most harm
By Janet Bauer
A Republican proposal to cut Medicaid recently unveiled in a congressional committee led by U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (OR) would likely cause hundreds of thousands of Oregonians to lose health insurance, undermine coverage for many more, and harm the state’s economy. The impacts of the plan, which inevitably would fall on the nearly one million Oregonians relying on the Oregon Health Plan, would be particularly harsh for Oregon and rural residents of the state.
375,000 Oregonians would likely lose coverage; Oregon hit particularly hard Read More