Brown University
Public Policy

Point: ACA repeal threatens America's rural jobs

February 28, 2017

Margaret Weir, professor of political science and international and public affairs, wrote an opinion piece about health care jobs and related facilities disappearing in rural areas if the Affordable Care Act is repealed. "The Affordable Care Act has strengthened job markets in rural America. Medicaid expansion under the ACA has put rural hospitals on a stronger financial footing."

Point: ACA repeal threatens America's rural jobs (written by Margaret Weir) – Sun-Sentinel