Arkansas report finds small additional federal costs would result from state’s ‘private choice’ for Medicaid expansion The report, issued by the Arkansas Division of Human Services, found that the program would add less than 15 % to federal health care costs in the state . In Florida, another Medicaid program was slated and unveiled for a hearing by an integral Senate panel. Furthermore, news outlets offer reviews from Texas, Kansas and Wisconsin. Reuters: Arkansas Health ARRANGE FOR Poor To Add Limited Federal Costs: Report A cost evaluation released on Monday demonstrates a state intend to move Medicaid-eligible low-income citizens right into a private choice under upcoming federal healthcare exchanges would result in little additional federal government costs.