WI Counties Ask to Implement Health Reform Directly

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"Unwilling to accept Gov. Scott Walker’s refusal to fully expand Medicaid programs at the state level with federal dollars, representatives of 20 Wisconsin counties—including Milwaukee County—say they are willing to take on that responsibility themselves."

"The cost of Walker’s plan to state taxpayers is an additional $119 million over the next two years to insure far fewer low-income Wisconsinites than what the Obamacare plan would pay for."

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