By Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsSeema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, announced that the federal government will entertain requests to implement work requirements for many adult Medicaid enrollees.■ By Phil Galewitz / Kaiser Health News The Trump administration’s recent endorsement of work requirements in Medicaid and increased state flexibility is part of broader strategy to shrink the fast-growing program for the poor and advance conservative ideas that Republicans failed to get through Congress. Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, laid out her vision for the state-federal program in two appearances this month, saying her new

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