Medicaid Advocates Cheer North Carolina’s Vote To Expand Program

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / March 23, 2023 at 7:10 PM
The North Carolina legislature sent Gov. Roy Cooper (D) on Thursday (March 23) its proposal to expand Medicaid for an estimated 600,000 adults -- a move cheered by Medicaid advocates who hope the movement could spread to the remaining 10 states that have yet to take up expansion. Earlier in March, the GOP-led legislature in North Carolina reached a deal that would pave the way for the state to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act . If Cooper signs...

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