Conservatives in Washington are pushing forward with proposals to change America’s social safety net. It's an agenda even fellow Republican President Donald Trump recently shied away from.Republicans are fresh from a tax overhaul victory and keen to act while they retain control of Congress. They are seeking tougher work and job training requirements for those helped by assistance programs such as Medicaid and food stamps.Kentucky on Friday became the first U.S. state to get approval from Washington to impose work requirements on recipients of Medicaid. The government program provides health coverage to millions of Americans, primarily the poor, children, pregnant women, elderly adults and disabled people. http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/t... http://www.wochit.com This video was produced by YT Wochit News using http://wochit.com
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