Studies, successful legal action and news reports are so thick on the ground that yet another report on the failed Arkansas Medicaid work rule pushed by Gov. Asa Hutchinson and implemented catastrophically by his administration is almost a dog-bite story. You know, so common as to not constitute “news.”

Nonetheless, here’s the Wall Street Journal’s account. The headline says it all.  Many people lost health coverage (who knows how many got sicker or died?) and few got jobs.


The Journal has a hard paywall. But the image above of the WSJ’s webpage speaks for thousands of words — and people.