Not Expanding Medicaid? 5 States That Stand to Lose the Most

Several states chose not to expand Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, according to a study from The Commonwealth Fund.

According to the report, the five states that will experience the greatest net losses of federal funds in 2022 as a result of opting out, assuming all other states participate and factoring in federal taxes paid by state residents, are:

1. Texas  — $9.21 billion

2. Florida  — $5.03 billion

3. Georgia — $2.86 billion

4. Virginia — $2.83 billion

5. North Carolina — $2.59 billion

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