See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

'Finally': Triad legislators 'grateful' for state budget compromise — and Medicaid expansion

Posted on AllSides September 21st, 2023

Republican House and Senate leaders announced late Tuesday evening an agreement on the budget bill that did not include the contentious proposal that would have allowed for up to four new casinos in the state, including in Rockingham County. “Eliminating the casinos was a decision the Senate had to make,” Lambeth said. “But, once that movement occurred, it allowed Medicaid expansion to default to the original position, not as a separate bill. So, this is an excellent outcome for the state of North Carolina and for many key projects in...

Read full story

AllSides Picks

https://journalnow.com/news/local/north-carolina-state-budget-medicaid-expansion-casinos/article_742ac2d6-57d0-11ee-aa31-c37831f86075.html

More News about Healthcare from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right