Comments for: LePage administration talking with feds about Medicaid expansion

Posted March 11, 2013, at 1:28 p.m.
Last modified March 12, 2013, at 12:16 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Gov. Paul LePage’s administration is starting conversations with officials in the Obama administration about a potential expansion of Maine’s Medicaid program under the federal Affordable Care Act. LePage spokeswoman Adrienne Bennett said Monday that members of LePage’s administration began internal discussions about the Medicaid expansion within “the …


An earlier version of this report indicated the LePage administration’s conversations with federal officials began within the last couple of weeks. LePage spokeswoman Adrienne Bennett later clarified that internal discussions began two weeks ago and that conversations with federal officials began Monday.

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