TennCare: Can't Live With It, Or Without It

DeSue, Tedra
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/21/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32094, Special section p65
Trade Publication
Reports on the move of government officials to reform TennCare, the medical insurance program in Tennessee. Emphasis on restoring fiscal stability following an upgrade in the state's bond rating by Moody's Investors Service Inc., Fitch Ratings Inc. and Standard & Poor's Corp.; Approval of a sales tax increase to create a larger source of revenue; Allocation of multibillion dollar budget to expand the coverage of the health program.


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