Medicaid and education make up the bulk of the state budget.
For many women, I realized, this was nothing new If you had the misfortune of having the government intimately involved with your life, whether via public housing or Medicaid or food stamps, then you’d probably already spent an insane amount of your life in line.
Piper Kerman -- Orange Is the New Black
Mrs. Hickey was saying something about getting on Medicaid, now that there was no point in struggling anymore.
Chang-rae Lee -- A Gesture Life
Their U.S.-born children are entitled to welfare, food stamps, and Medicaid.
Sonia Nazario -- Enrique’s Journey
Deborah took an average of fourteen pills a day, which cost her about $150 each month after her husband’s insurance, plus Medicaid and Medicare.
Rebecca Skloot -- The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
It is filled on most days with senior citizens on Medicaid.
Ron Suskind -- A Hope in the Unseen
The government pays with Medicaid and Medicare, from your taxes.
Abraham Verghese -- Cutting for Stone
People with predisposed genetic conditions absorbed ten percent of Medicaid.
John Ringo -- Live Free or Die
Over chilled herring, she questioned Doc about the future of socialized medicine, listening attentively as he discussed health-delivery systems and doctor-patient ratios, Medicare versus Medicaid.
Tim O’Brien -- Going After Cacciato
Within a decade, the number of serious crimes doubled; the number of Medicaid cases nearly doubled; Lexington became a major distribution center for illegal drugs; gang members appeared in town and committed drive-by shootings; the majority of Lexington’s white inhabitants moved elsewhere; and the proportion of Latino inhabitants increased more than tenfold, climbing to over 50 percent.
Eric Schlosser -- Fast Food Nation
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Medicaid and Medicare and all the other creeping socialized medicine programs were absorbing more and more of our federal and state budgets.