Although state legislature didn’t appropriate funds . . .

Missouri Gov. Could Authorize Medicaid Expansion To Start In July

By Maya Goldman / April 30, 2021 at 6:36 PM
Missouri's governor can direct the state to move ahead with Medicaid expansion or activist groups could take the state to court in an effort to get expansion implemented, stakeholders said after the state legislature failed to appropriate funds for the measure in the state’s budget Wednesday night (April 28). Missouri voters narrowly approved a ballot proposal to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act in August 2020. That means Missourians age 19 to 64 making up to 138% of the...

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