Charge That Bipartisan SCHIP Compromise Bill Aids Undocumented Immigrants Is False
Publication Date: September 2007
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: Citizenship; International migration; Economic projections; Health insurance
Some opponents of the bipartisan SCHIP compromise legislation are charging that the bill opens Medicaid and the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) to illegal immigrants. This charge is false.