Medicaid

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1:53 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

Southwest Governors Say Yes To Medicaid Expansion

Three Republican governors in the Southwest have announced in the past few weeks their support for an expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, despite longstanding Republican opposition to the plan.

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State Capitol News
10:51 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Business Leaders Support Gov's Plan to Expand Medicaid

Judy Rich, President and CEO of Tucson Medical Center, says Gov. Jan Brewer's plan to expand the state's Medicaid program will help her hospital deal with the rising number of people who are getting care but unable to pay.
Credit Howard Fischer / Capitol Media Services

Gov. Jan Brewer rallied hospital executive and business leaders Wednesday in her bid to expand the state's Medicaid program.

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State Capitol News
11:30 am
Tue January 15, 2013

Republican Lawmakers Not Happy with Gov's Plan to Expand Medicaid

Gov. Jan Brewer addresses the Arizona Legislature for the annual State of the State speech. Behind her is House Speaker Andy Tobin.
Credit Howard Fischer / Capital Media Services

The plan by Gov. Jan Brewer to expand the state's Medicaid program is getting raised eyebrows from members of her own Republican Party.

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State Capitol News
4:36 pm
Mon January 14, 2013

Gov Brewer Says Yes to Expanding Medicaid

Governor Jan Brewer gives State of the State Address, January 14, 2013
Credit Howard Fischer / Capital Media Services

Saying it makes no sense to turn away federal funds, Gov. Jan Brewer this afternoon asked lawmakers to expand the state's Medicaid program.

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State Capitol News
3:45 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Report: AZ's Medicaid Paying out $50 Million Too Much

A new report today says the state's Medicaid program is paying out up to an extra $50 million a year to provide care for those who are ineligible. 

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