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North Carolina health justice advocates held a "die-in" at the state capitol back in 2015 to dramatize the death toll from the state's rejection of Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. While incoming Gov. Roy Cooper (D) has pledged to expand Medicaid, congressional Republicans are now planning to repeal the ACA, creating uncertainty for millions of new Medicaid beneficiaries. (Photo by Phil Fonville.)