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Subject: Some States Streamline Government Aid Applications
Date: Mon May 12 12:25:31 MDT 2014
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May 12, 2014
 

Some States Streamline Government Aid Applications

Five states have used data from the federal food stamps program to quickly enroll more than 500,000 people in Medicaid.

 

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