Midterm Election Results May Lead to Potential Medicaid Expansion

Medicaid Expansion Gets Extra Boost From Governor Races
– The Hill

Manatt’s Patricia Boozang, a senior managing director with our Manatt Health team, was interviewed by The Hill for an article on the relationship between Medicaid expansion and the recent midterm election results.

With red states Wisconsin and Kansas voting to elect Democrat governors, the publication noted that even right-leaning states may open up to expanding Medicaid coverage.

“I think the midterms were great news on Medicaid and expansion,” said Boozang. “It’s validation that people really want expansion in their state.”

Read the article here