Thursday, June 25, 2020

Amount of new economic activity expected to be generated in Oklahoma if it fully expands Medicaid. 

[Source: Families USA]

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Percentage nationwide of uninsured Black adults in the coverage gap who would be newly eligible for health care if all states expanded Medicaid. The share among other races is 28% for people of color, 25% for Hispanics, and 23% for whites. 

[Source: Medicaid.gov]   

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Percentage of LGBTQ youth who say the community in which they live is not accepting of LGBTQ people

[Source: Human Rights Campaign]

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Monday, June 22, 2020

Percentage of Medicaid workers nationwide who are employed in firms with fewer than 50 employees, which are not subject to ACA penalties for not offering affordable health coverage. Industries and occupations with the largest number of workers covered by Medicaid often include jobs that are physically demanding such as food service or construction. [Kaiser Family Foundation]

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Projected change in the number of uninsured Oklahomans if the state accepted Medicaid expansion

[Source: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation / Urban Institute]

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

The estimated number of Oklahoma children who were food insecure in 2016.

[Source: KIDS COUNT Data Center]

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

The number of children with incarcerated parents in Oklahoma on any given day as of 2018.

[Source: The Oklahoma Commission on Children and Youth]

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Monday, June 15, 2020

Expected increase in Medicaid, CHIP, and Marketplace Tax Credits in nonexpansion states like Oklahoma during 2020 (assuming no pandemic) if Oklahoma accepted Medicaid expansion.

[Source: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation / Urban Institute]

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Friday, June 12, 2020

Total number of LGBTQ+ adult Oklahomans — 3.8% of the adult population of the state.

[Source: Movement Advancement Project]

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Thursday, June 11, 2020

Oklahoma’s current rank in the nation for COVID-19 testing per capita. At 5,369 tests per 100,000 people, Oklahoma’s testing rate is only slightly behind the national average of 5,985.

[Source: NonDoc]

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