Special Session Urged

1 decade 1 year 11 months ago Saturday, June 10 2006 Jun 10, 2006 Saturday, June 10, 2006 3:30:45 PM CDT June 10, 2006 in News
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ST. LOUIS - Disability advocates along with some lawmakers are urging Governor Blunt to call a special session in September. They say the special session is needed for lawmakers to again consider legislation that would reform Medicaid, potentially helping 3200 Missourians return to work and keep their health care and personal assistance services. They held a news conference today outside the Old Courthouse in St. Louis. The program did not get final approval during the session that ended last month, but supporters say there is broad bipartisan support. A phone message left with Blunt's office was not immediately returned.

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