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John Oliver uses a brutal parody ad to take aim at Medicaid

John Oliver uses a brutal parody ad to take aim at Medicaid

Medicaid, the public health program for low-income families, has several problems, including pPeople are suddenly losing their coverage. To Organizations causing loss of crores to states through fake billing..

As John Oliver I indicate. Last week tonight The video above, though, seems to focus much of the conversation on fear-mongering about people using the program.

“A lot of talk around Medicaid centers around the fear that someone, somewhere, is gaming the system,” Oliver says. “Over and over again, the priority seems to be making sure that no individual gets more health care than they deserve, even as states talk about how much money is flowing through the doors of big organizations. I'm strangely worried.”

To really drill the point home, Oliver enlisted comedian Amber Ruffin to help create a nightmarish parody ad featuring fruits and vegetables.

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