State News

Proposed Medicaid Changes Would Wreak Havoc On NJ FamilyCare

STATE — Proposed changes to the state’s Medicaid program through a “waiver” of federal rules governing the program would wreak havoc on NJ FamilyCare, bringing the total number of uninsured parents in working poor families denied health coverage to 93,000 and touching every county in the state when prior cutbacks are also taken into account, according to an analysis by New Jersey Policy Perspective.

Community Calendar

Relay For Life • June 10 at 6 p.m until June 11 at 6 a.m. – The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of Clark fundraiser event will take place at ALJ High School, 365 Westfield Ave., Clark. Info: 1-973-232-2573 or www.relayforlife.org/clarknj