|African American Cultural Center|
Despite the Affordable Care Act, a/k/a Obamacare, one group is particularly likely to be without affordable healthcare.
One more reason Why We Need to Heal.
The health 'coverage gap' is partly caused by the fact that 55% of African Americans live in states that have not adopted affordable healthcare via Medicaid. Added to this, many earn over the Medicaid threshold but do not earn enough to qualify for subsidized health insurance.