Why all govs will opt into ‘Obamacare’

Jennifer Granholm writes for POLITICO, July 11, 2012

Turning down the Medicaid expansion would mean rejecting $76.3 billion in federal help for 2014-2019. But Texans will still be paying billions in federal taxes to pay for the rest of the country’s Medicaid costs — payroll deductions don’t go away if a state opts out of ‘Obamacare.’