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Politics
5:30 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

Agenda Texas: Waiting for Expansion

Alexandria Garza plays with her 6-year-old daughter Lasselia
Texas Well and Healthy Coalition

A new Gallup poll out this morning says almost 29 percent of Texans don’t have health insurance. That easily puts Texas at the highest percentage of uninsured in the country. And the highest Gallup has ever recorded in Texas.

About a million of those uninsured could find coverage under Medicaid expansion, if Governor Rick Perry were to allow it. So let’s meet a couple of the people hoping he’ll change his mind.

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