NJ Gov. Chris Christie Backs Medicaid Expansion

Law360, New York (February 26, 2013, 8:24 PM ET) -- In an election year budget address that trumpeted his accomplishments and took shots at legislative leaders, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday made at least one announcement that Democrats can applaud — the state will participate in an expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.

“While we already have one of the most expansive and generous Medicaid programs in the nation, including the second highest eligibility rate for children, we have an opportunity to ensure that an even greater number of New Jerseyans who...
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