Senate Interim Committee on Medicaid Transformation and Reform

Politics
5:03 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

State Senate Republicans reject Democratic Medicaid proposal

Credit Ryan Famuliner / KBIA

A Republican-led Senate committee considering changes to Missouri's Medicaid program has rejected a Democratic proposal in support of expanded eligibility.

The decision by the Senate Interim Committee on Medicaid Transformation and Reform dealt with what recommendations to include in a report in advance for the 2014 session.

Earlier Wednesday, Democrats walked out of the committee while it considered other recommendations for changing Medicaid.

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