Joint Labor and Health Committee http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Committee Takes Testimony, But No Vote on Medicaid Expansion http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/committee-takes-testimony-no-vote-medicaid-expansion <p>A number of speakers asked the Legislature's Joint Labor and Health Committee to pass a bill that would expand Medicaid services in the state. However the committee adjourned and did not return to vote on the bill.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The measure would use federal money to provide insurance well over 17-thousand uninsured people in Wyoming. Supporters ranged from Laramie County who's concerned about raising taxes to make up for 12 million dollars in uncompensated care to those who can't afford health insurance.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 01:13:02 +0000 Bob Beck 54271 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Committee Takes Testimony, But No Vote on Medicaid Expansion