THU PM Update: Evers says Medicaid expansion would help fight racial disparities

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers

From ...
-- Declaring racism a public health crisis, Gov. Tony Evers today renewed his call to accept federal money to expand the Medicaid program, arguing it would help address racial disparities in Wisconsin.
In a call with reporters today, the guv noted racial disparities that span infant mortality to incarceration, unemployment and poverty.
He called the statistics "sobering and devastating."
"Wisconsin continuously ranks among the worst in the nation in disparate outcomes for marginalized populations," Evers said.
The guv ran on e...

Please log in to access subscriber content.
If you don't have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

Upcoming Events