Medicaid Expansion Emerging as Strategy to Tackle Property Taxes

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Local health programs and hospital districts currently use property taxes for uninsured patients who can’t pay their bills. If Texas accepted Medicaid funding so more health care was paid for by insured patients rather than property taxes, local governments would have more options. They could cut property taxes or shift freed-up property tax revenue to improve other local services without raising taxes.
Read More Here: http://texaswellandhealthy.org/2016/03/11/medicaid-expansion-emerging-as-strategy-to-tackle-property-taxes-and-houston-is-ground-zero/

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