Svaty questions Kelly’s vote on Medicaid expansion


Former state Rep. Josh Svaty on Tuesday night criticized gubernatorial rival Laura Kelly for supporting a bill prohibiting the governor from unilaterally expanding Medicaid.

In a gubernatorial forum sponsored by the Wichita Eagle and KPTS-TV, Svaty questioned Kelly's 2014 vote for a bill driven by Republicans that was aimed at stopping a potential Democratic governor from expanding Medicaid without legislative approval.

The bill became law. It passed 33-7 in the Senate with only . . .


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