Updated: Dallas County Urges Texas to Expand Medicaid

Updated: Dallas County officials adopted a resolution on Tuesday morning urging Texas legislators to extend Medicaid benefits to impoverished adults under the Affordable Care Act. 

Original story: Dallas County officials will adopt a resolution on Tuesday urging Texas legislators to extend Medicaid benefits to impoverished adults under the Affordable Care Act. And advocates for Medicaid expansion hope the major urban county's decision will spur other counties to adopt similar measures and pressure lawmakers into taking action.

“A broad spectrum of people across business, faith and health care communities are coming together to ask that we find a way to ...

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