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First Focus Publishes Brief on Potential Impact of CHIP Funding Lapse

First Focus: First Focus published a brief examining the potential impact of CHIP funding set to expire on September 30, 2015. The brief found that if Congress delays action to reauthorize the program, over a million children will lose health insurance coverage and costs would jump from an average of $90 for a CHIP plan to $446 under ACA plans.