Trump Takes a Stand for the Mentally Ill

His budget proposes to end a 55-year ban on Medicaid funding for institutional care. Hundreds of thousands of Americans with serious mental illness sleep in jails, shelters and prisons on any given night. Fewer than 40,000 are in state psychiatric hospitals. This is largely due to a federal policy, the Institutions for Mental Disease Exclusion, … Continue reading Trump Takes a Stand for the Mentally Ill