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Bush administration ‘violated federal law’ on children’s health care.

By Amanda Terkel  

"Bush administration ‘violated federal law’ on children’s health care."


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A new Government Accountability Office opinion released yesterday finds that the Bush administration “violated federal law last year when it restricted states’ ability to provide health insurance to children of middle-income families, and its new policy is therefore unenforceable.” Twenty-two states already provide such coverage or want to do so, and several states have filed lawsuits challenging the Bush administration’s rules.

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