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Jenna Intersimone | Wochit Khalil Pereira and his mother, Shanette, will address lawmakers Thursday in an effort to protect children’s Medicaid funding.(Photo: ~Courtesy of Children’s Specialized Hospital)NORTH BRUNSWICK – A township family is among those taking their stories to Capitol Hill this week to urge Congress to protect children’s Medicaid funding as proposed in recently introduced federal bills, the American Health Care Act of 2017 and the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017. Shanette and Khalil Pereira, 22, will speak Thursday with  members of the New Jersey delegation, including U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and U.S. Reps. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-N.J. District 12), Leonard Lance (R-N.J. District 7) and Frank Pallone Jr. (D-N.J. District 6).They will share how Medicaid coverage benefitted Khalil’s care and how the House and Senate health care bills could negatively affect their lives …
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