Fight over private option looms
Votes to fund it seen short in fiscal session starting Monday
Posted: February 9, 2014 at 3:53 a.m.
Starting Monday, Arkansas’ Legislature convenes for its third-ever fiscal session with widespread uncertainty among lawmakers about whether it will reauthorize the use of federal Medicaid dollars to purchase private health insurance for about 100,000 poor Arkansans in the fiscal year starting July 1.
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