CMS Administrator Seema Verma has made it clear from the moment she took office last year that the Trump administration will approve such proposals, but requests from nearly a dozen conservative states have stalled with federal officials for months. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo
The people most likely to be affected are working-age adults who gained coverage since 2014 under Obamacare.2018-01-11T02:48-0500 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
The Trump administration took a major step Thursday to let states establish the first-ever work requirements for Medicaid recipients.
The policy guidance is the most concrete development yet toward achieving goal of tying Medicaid benefits to employment — a long-time conservative goal that has never been permitted since the health care entitlement program for the poor was created 52 years ago.
CMS in its