Broken Budgets Medicaid Dilemma

October 18, 2012 - 1:33 PM
In this Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 photo, Wilna Alexander, 54, a part-time cook for a Jackson, Miss., community services operation and one of an estimated 476,000 uninsured Mississippians. Alexander said she was on Medicaid, but lost the coverage more than two years ago when she began working. She says she has to be very sick before going to the emergency room at the hospital. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)