The administration is trying to gut Medicaid, which provides health insurance coverage for those who can’t afford it.

Medicaid provides health coverage to more than 70 million people with low incomes, most of whom are women. Without it, millions of people couldn’t access basic health services like prenatal care, birth control, and STD testing.

1 in 5 reproductive-age women are covered by Medicaid.

Kaiser Family Foundation

Medicaid coverage is critical to closing the gap in health care access for women of color.

Due to systemic barriers, about one-third of Black women and a quarter of Latinas ages 15 to 44 are enrolled in Medicaid, compared to 14 percent of white women.

Mimi's story

I have family members who have Medicaid coverage, and the thought of them losing access to lifesaving care often kept me up at night.


Washington, D.C.

Who's behind the attacks on Medicaid?

These key players are working to take away Medicaid coverage.

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