Greg Allen http://wfpl.org en Half Of States May Not Expand Medicaid Under Obamacare http://wfpl.org/post/half-states-may-not-expand-medicaid-under-obamacare Transcript <p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>Now to a key part of the Affordable Care Act.<p>GOVERNOR EARL RAY TOMBLIN: We have weighed the options and believe expanding Medicaid is the best choice for West Virginia.<p>(SOUNDBITE OF APPLAUSE AND CHEERING)<p>CORNISH: That's West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin. With that announcement last week, his state became one of 20 so far to expand health coverage for the poor. But Obamacare makes that optional for the states and it looks like at least half of the states will opt not to do it. Thu, 09 May 2013 17:33:44 +0000 Greg Allen 5322 at http://wfpl.org