TITLE

Medicaid Deadline

AUTHOR(S)
Sigo, Shelly
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/10/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32087, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the inability of Mississippi lawmakers to agree on potential funding sources that will address the shortfall in Medicaid program in the state. Intention of Governor Haley Barbour to use some money from the state health care trust fund; Move of the House members to impose a cigarette tax and allocate the proceeds for Medicaid.
ACCESSION #
16372758

 

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