Senator Dave Burke http://wvxu.org en Medicaid Expansion Key Difference in Dueling Medicaid Reform Plans http://wvxu.org/post/medicaid-expansion-key-difference-dueling-medicaid-reform-plans <p>Two Ohio lawmakers are stumping for their plans to revamp Medicaid. Both want to set measures that control the cost, but the disagree when it comes to the big issue of expansion.</p><p>As he unveils his plan to overhaul Medicaid, Senator Dave Burke points to a graph showing the program&rsquo;s costs slowly engulfing the rest of state spending.</p><p>&ldquo;I think one would have a hard time arguing that that&rsquo;s a stable growth environment for Medicaid. It technically puts the entire system at risk as it nears what eventually could be 100% of the state budget&rdquo; said Burke.</p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 10:17:35 +0000 Andy Chow 18303 at http://wvxu.org Medicaid Expansion Key Difference in Dueling Medicaid Reform Plans