State Spotlight: Medi-Cal’s Controversial Coverage

California is rocking the boat with a proposal that would reshape Medicaid eligibility. If signed by Governor Jerry Brown, the legislation would make California the first state to offer full Medicaid coverage for undocumented adults. California currently provides immigrants with restricted-scope Medi-Cal, the state’s Medicaid program, which only covers emergency-room services and pregnancy-affiliated care. The [...]