Wyoming Liberty Group
Charlie Katebi and Glenn Woods talk about an incredible suggestion made during the JAC committee meeting. The Department of Health will study the cost of imposing a single-payer health care system in Wyoming.
Maureen Bader and Gary Freeman talk about who supports Medicaid expansion and the curious case of hidden Capitol cost overruns.
Maureen Bader and Glenn Woods discuss who voted to keep Medicaid expansion in the Wyoming budget and the vote to bury Capitol Renovation cost overruns in another agency budget.
Charlie Katebi and John Birbari discuss the Joint Appropriations Committee’s decision to reject Medicaid expansion, and what it means for patients and taxpayers.
If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it’s free.
Choosing to expand Medicaid is like deciding to marry for the sake of a dream honeymoon when disillusionment is the likely outcome. Fortunately, seven members of the Joint Appropriations Committee rescued Wyoming from a looming and ill-conceived entitlement marriage by voting to strip Medicaid Expansion from the 2017-18 budget appropriations bill.