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Guest post: REMINDER: Medicaid bill up for Friday vote!

You may be aware that a week ago last Monday, the House State Affairs Committee in the South Dakota Legislature defeated, on a 9-2 vote, HB1244. This bill would have disallowed the State of South Dakota from participating in the … Continue reading

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Guest post: Expand Medicaid, Support HB1205

[Note: for more info on the proposed Medicaid expansion, see our earlier post on this issue.] There is an article in today’s Argus Leader about the shortfall in pay to nursing homes by the State of SD for Medicaid patients. … Continue reading

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SD lawmakers: expand Medicaid!

As the 2013 South Dakota legislature opens, state Democrats are calling on Governor Dennis Dauagaard to speedily adopt the federal government’s offer to effectively pay for a Medicaid expansion that would insure as many as 48,000 additional South Dakotans: South … Continue reading

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