Nebraska Supreme Court Green-Lights Medicaid Expansion Referendum

September 12, 2018
The Nebraska Supreme Court cleared the way Wednesday (Sept. 12) for the state’s voters to decide in November whether to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. The court upheld a trial judge’s dismissal of a lawsuit challenging the legality of the Nebraska ballot referendum, which is one of four referendums on Medicaid expansion being held in red states this year. The lawsuit was filed by two Republican politicians who argued that the initiative violates a provision of the Nebraska...

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