“I try to remind people that since Johnson (signed Medicaid and Medicare into law in 1965,” we’ve had Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, the first Bush, Clinton, another Bush, Obama, Trump and now Biden – none of them tried to get out of the health care business,” Hosemann said. “Medicaid has been around since 1965. The government is not going to get out of the health care business. The thing we want to make sure is that our citizens that are working have affordable health care. How we get there is up for discussion. Don’t start with just, ‘No.” Start with, ‘How do we get there?’”Daily Journal, Read More.