Ryan Plan Would End Children’s Health Coverage as We Know It
Lisa Shapiro (Former Staff)Health
Earlier this spring, the U.S. House of Representatives approved an FY 2013 Budget Resolution that included devastating cuts to essential health coverage programs for children. Most notably, the plan eviscerates Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) through dramatic cuts totaling $1.4 trillion. This fact sheet details key provisions of children’s health coverage the House budget would cut.