Cafaroâ€™s bill takes many elements of the bipartisan reform bill that has yet to be heard in committee â€“ but she says those elements will save the state money through cost efficiency and legislative oversight.
July 31, 2013
A Democratic state senator says politics are holding up Medicaid expansion and reform, so sheâ€™s proposing a bill that she says will force the issue. But Republicans leaders still appear hesitant to expand the program.
A coalition of health and human services advocates is expressing support for the governor’s pitch to help economically struggling Ohioans move out of poverty, though the group has concerns about how the goal will be accomplished.