Will medicaid expand to some 400,000 uninsured Virginians? The hot bottom issue at the Virginia General Assembly is not looking good. The session ends on March 8 and where are lawmakers on this issue? According to Delegate Joe Morrissey, House republicans oppose medicaid expansion but the Senate has come to a compromise. The Senate compromise will included receiving federal grants to develop a private health marketplace where uninsured Virginians can get coverage.
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“The governor (Terry McAuliffe) is threatening to not sign a budget bill and closed down government if we don’t get expanded medicaid” said Delegate Morrissey during our interview this morning. PLAY AUDIO
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