A larger number of single adults than expected enrolled in Badger Care Plus since the program started.
When is the government estimate ever right? With swine flu concerns, people definitely are afraid of getting sick and being caught uninsured.
Between state government and national government, government ran health care is being rammed down everyone's throat, so anyone in favor of such a public health program such as Badger Care Plus is going to know about it and enroll if eligible.
Did Wisconsin democrats really think that people would choose to forgo Badger Care Plus coverage if that is their only chance to have health insurance? Did Wisconsin democrats really expect there to be enough Medicaid dollars to go around in a state that is below average in average earnings and below average in job growth?