The Senate cuts would be even larger over the long-term, and could effectively put an end to the program, which insures nearly one in five Americans and is “our nation’s largest safety net for low-income people.”
For her part, Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders would not say whether Trump supports the Senate’s healthcare plan, nor would she respond to multiple questions about his view on the deep cuts it would inflict on Medicaid.
“I don’t believe that the President has specifically weighed in that it’s right to cut Medicaid,” Sanders said.
Vox‘s Tara Golshan argued that the White House’s “blind support” for any plan Congress puts forth, and the president’s know-nothing approach to specifics, “is putting millions of lives at stake.”
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“But Trump doesn’t seem to care,” she concluded.
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