Raytown resident Gary Peterson is leading a ballot initiative to expand Medicaid in Missouri similar to one that passed Tuesday in Maine. The Maine effort was led by a coalition of health care heavyweights. Peterson, a former trucker who has taken up a number of progressive causes since he retired, is trying to gather signatures and push for passage in Missouri mostly on his own.
Raytown resident Gary Peterson is leading a ballot initiative to expand Medicaid in Missouri similar to one that passed Tuesday in Maine. The Maine effort was led by a coalition of health care heavyweights. Peterson, a former trucker who has taken up a number of progressive causes since he retired, is trying to gather signatures and push for passage in Missouri mostly on his own. Andy Marso amarso@kcstar.com
Raytown resident Gary Peterson is leading a ballot initiative to expand Medicaid in Missouri similar to one that passed Tuesday in Maine. The Maine effort was led by a coalition of health care heavyweights. Peterson, a former trucker who has taken up a number of progressive causes since he retired, is trying to gather signatures and push for passage in Missouri mostly on his own. Andy Marso amarso@kcstar.com

Maine voted to expand Medicaid by referendum. Could Missouri be next?

November 09, 2017 08:00 AM

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