Friday, March 31, 2017

Gov. Brownback KanCare Pushback Underway

The reality here is that it's hard for a politico go govern with one foot aboard a plane to Italy. Take a look:

KanCare Expansion Supporters Target Key Lawmakers In Campaign To Override Brownback Veto

Supporters of expanding Medicaid eligibility in Kansas are preparing to mount an intense lobbying campaign over the weekend to get the votes they need to override Gov. Sam Brownback's veto of an expansion bill. The governor vetoed the bill on Thursday, citing concerns about the cost of expanding KanCare, the state's privatized Medicaid program, to cover an estimated 180,000 additional low-income Kansans.

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