WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 04: Rep. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) (C) addresses a news conference with members of the National Association of Counties at the U.S. Captiol May 4, 2011 in Washington, DC. ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 04: Rep. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) (C) addresses a news conference with members of the National Association of Counties at the U.S. Captiol May 4, 2011 in Washington, DC. Rockefeller and other Senate Democrats denounced the House Republican plan to block grant and reduce funding for the Medicaid program, which they say would shift the funding responsibilities onto counties across the country. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) less 
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