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Why Do Texas Republicans Still Oppose Medicaid Expansion?

Why Do Texas Republicans Still Oppose Medicaid Expansion?

State Sen. Nathan Johnson, a Democrat from Dallas, has made Medicaid expansion in Texas a priority during his first term. None of his bills has succeeded, but he's determined to break through Republican opposition if he wins another term. Credit: Jordan Vonderhaar This story is being co-published with The Texas Tribune. by Kim Krisberg and David Leffler November 7, 2022 One afternoon in April 2021, state Sen. Nathan Johnson sprinted through the Texas Capitol building, determined to reach the House chamber in time to see history made. For one of the few times since the...