Maintenance-Of-Effort Requirements

GOP governors: Give states more oversight on Medicaid spending

Republican governors are pressuring the federal government to give states more control over Medicaid programs in anticipation of the program's expansion under healthcare reform, according to a report issued Tuesday.

Baucus says maintenance-of-effort requirements are 'on the table' in budget talks

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) said that he and fellow Democrats are flexible in their response to Republican attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act's maintenance-of-effort requirements for Medicaid.