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Diehl Thinks Medicaid Expansion Won't Save Lives. He's Wrong.

In his opening day press conference, House Speaker John Diehl said Medicaid expansion wouldn’t save lives. 

 
He's wrong. 
 
 
“Expanding Medicaid to low-income adults leads to improved health, fewer deaths... Expanding Medicaid to low-income adults leads to widespread gains in coverage, access to care, and—most importantly—improved health and reduced mortality.”

Whom to believe? Harvard researchers, or John Diehl? No real debate there.