Kansas City's top ranking 12th & Oak official pushes healthcare reform in his advocacy for the pandemic cure . . .
"Part of the reason about all the challenges on Blacks who are infected, Hispanics and others, is because our health care system in some ways, is terribly unfair in the provision of care and we’re seeing that right now in this," Lucas said. “Missouri is a state that does not have Medicaid expansion, so Missouri is a state where those who are poor are disproportionately not getting the same access to care."
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As part of a Kansas City metro COVID-19 rollout plan, KCMO Mayor Quinton Lucas said he wants to emphasize access for areas health care systems don't reach.