This Simple Checkbox Can Help New Mexico’s Uninsured Get Covered

More than 214,000 New Mexicans — one-in-ten — navigate their daily lives, including the current COVID-19 pandemic, without health insurance.  But more than half of them are eligible but not enrolled in Medicaid or other free or low-cost health insurance. A new proposal introduced in the legislature by State Representative Liz Thomson could change that. […]