Have Your Voice Heard on Medicaid Expansion
This Thursday, April 11 at 9 AM, the Michigan House Appropriations Committee will have a hearing during which they will decide whether or not to include Medicaid expansion in this year’s budget. The Michigan Senate Appropriations Community Health Subcommittee will also have a hearing on Thursday, April 11 at 1PM to decide whether or not to include Medicaid expansion in their budget recommendation.
If the Medicaid expansion passes in Michigan, 44% of the uninsured in Kent County will have health coverage. That’s 32,199 people.
You can let your representatives know how you feel about Medicaid expansion in Michigan by calling:
Michigan House Appropriations Committee:
Committee Clerk Ben Williams Jr. at 517-373-1988
Michigan House Speaker Jase Bolger at 517-373-1787
Appropriations Committee Chair Representative Joe Haveman at 517-373-0830
Michigan Senate Appropriations Community Health Subcommittee:
Committee Clerk at 517-373-2768
Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville at 517-373-3543
Senate Appropriations Chair Roger Kahn 517-373-1760
Appropriations Community Health Subcommittee Chair John Moolenaar at 517-373-7946
Learn more here: http://medicaid.michuhcan.org/