Capsules: What Will States Do If Federal Dollars Stop Flowing?

Today on Capsules, KHN's news blog: As Congress struggles to reach a deal to raise the nation's debt ceiling and inches closer to the Aug. 2 deadline, speculation abounds about what might happen at the state level if the federal government goes into default. Many of the questions have to do with health care spending. With very little specific information to go on, news outlets report that state governments are bracing for the worst-case scenarios. Check out what else is on the blog.

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