Jun 152017

State Capitol

The Oregon House has narrowly voted for a bill to rescue Medicaid with a $550 million dollar check that will maintain medical care for the poor at what some might call a reasonable level. It’s funded by a tax on hospital earnings and on private insurance premiums.

So it’s off to the Senate where passage is a little dicey since it has to pass by a three-fifths vote. Here’s the story in The Oregonian. Click here.

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