N.Y'S Health Care Fight

Whalen, Robert
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/25/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32367, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the budget provisions for Medicaid reimbursements being vetoed by Governor George Pataki in New York. The provisions would have increased such reimbursements for emergency room visits and keep pace with expenses. Tiffany Galvin, Pataki spokeswoman stated that they are making effort to achieve a consensus budget that reduces the gaps in the Legislature's budget and protect taxpayers while building on the historic economic progress.


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