Some big firms back expansion of state Medicaid

Posted: February 12, 2013 at 12:50 a.m.

Some large businesses in Arkansas that pay low wages are publicly supporting Medicaid expansion, citing worries that federal penalties or the high cost of providing affordable coverage will put them in the red or shut them down completely if the state doesn’t enlarge Medicaid rolls by 250,000 people.

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