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CHIP Funding in Jeopardy

Clip: Season 1 | 6m 58s

Since allowing funding for the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to expire in September, nearly 9 million children across the U.S. were facing losing their coverage if an extension wasn’t granted. This week, Congress passed a last-minute reprieve – extending funding until March 2018. Florida and fifteen other states are projecting they will run out of funds by early next year.

Aired: 12/22/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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