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Texas Legislature 2021

Medicaid expansion for uninsured Texans had bipartisan support, but lawmakers won't pass it this session

Nothing is truly dead until the session ends. But committee chairs in both chambers have blocked bills from getting hearings, and supporters have dim hopes that Republican leaders will revive it in time.

A Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, treats a patient in Austin on Nov. 8th, 2012.
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