- Use waivers to free Texas Medicaid—and Texans’ healthcare—from control by Washington, D.C. Pass a resolution calling for full, clean block grants of non-expanded Medicaid to states for cost savings.
Washington’s one-size-fits-all mandates make it more difficult for care providers to assist medically vulnerable Texans. Waivers are a way to return control of Texas Medicaid from Washington to Austin. Our Representatives are on target to consider the various choices that waivers offer to get us out from under Washington’s heavy hand.
“When local officials are in charge of running Medicaid and determining how resources are spent, Texans will be better served.”