PBS NewsHour

What's at Stake in the Candidates' Visions for Medicaid

Clip: 10/01/2012 | 10m 21s

The firestorm over how to make Medicare more sustainable has consumed the health care debate this election season, but Medicaid, its counterpart for low-income, disabled and elderly Americans, actually covers more people. Hari Sreenivasan looks at how the candidates' two drastically different proposals offer reform.

Aired: 10/01/12

Rating: NR

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