House and Senate approve Medicaid expansion, ending months of debate
After a bitter and prolonged debate that ripped apart Republican majorities in the House and Senate, Arizona lawmakers approved Gov. Jan Brewer’s Medicaid expansion proposal and sent it to her for her signature.
Brewer gets her way
By: Jeremy Duda, Ben Giles and Hank Stephenson June 14, 2013 , 12:01 amAndy Biggs Andy Tobin Arizona bipartisan coalition Bob Robson Bruce Wheeler Committee of the Whole difficult decision Doris Goodale Doug Coleman Eddie Farnsworth effective care ethan orr expansion proposal five months Frank Pratt health care challenges health care coverage health care legislation Heather Carter jeff dial Justin Smith Kate Brophy McGee Kelli Ward Kelly Townsend Leah Landrum Taylor legislative session livelihood Medicaid Medicaid expansion medicaid plan Michele Reagan political careers political risk republican majorities republican opponents restoration plan Senate Republican senate votes T.J. Shope Victoria Steele 12:01 am Fri, June 14, 2013 Arizona Capitol Times