Medicaid Expansion Ohio http://wvxu.org en Medicaid expansion approved in Ohio http://wvxu.org/post/medicaid-expansion-approved-ohio <p>A legislative panel at the Ohio Statehouse has approved a plan to allow the state to accept $2.5 billion in federal money to be used to expand Medicaid. But the move isn’t doing much to end the fight over the controversial issue.</p><p>As expected the Ohio Controlling board voted to expand Medicaid with two Republicans voting for it.&nbsp; The move allows the state’s Medicaid Director to draw down the money to expand Medicaid and allow 275 thousand low income Ohioans to get on the program.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 09:16:37 +0000 Jo Ingles 18683 at http://wvxu.org Medicaid expansion approved in Ohio