Finance committee to vote soon on Walker Medicaid plan
The Wisconsin LegislatureÃ¢;Â€Â™s budget committee is expected to vote June 4 or June 5 on Gov. Scott WalkerÃ¢;Â€Â™s plan to reject the federal Medicaid expansion and establish his plan for providing health care to the poor in Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin Hospital Association has been lobbying legislators to delay by one to two years WalkerÃ¢;Â€Â™s plan until state officials have a better idea of how well the Affordable Care ActÃ¢;Â€Â™s health-insurance exchanges function. WalkerÃ¢;Â€Â™s plan relies heavily on the exchangesÃ¢;Â€Â¦;