Georgia is home to the fifth most residents without health coverage of any state according to 2013 data, the latest available. Despite this poor ranking, Georgia’s leaders continue to refuse new federal funding to close Georgia’s coverage gap. Accepting this money could extend health coverage to as many as 500,000 uninsured Georgians, while pumping billions of dollars into the state’s health care system. Read the fact sheet.
For Fiscal Year (FY) 2025, Governor Brian Kemp proposed a $1.48 billion budget