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Is it time to expand Medicaid in Texas?

More than 18% of Texans are uninsured, the highest rate in the country. "Even if patients are getting free or reduced care, someone has to pay for it," says Marah Short, associate director of the Center for Health and Biosciences. “That is raising the cost for everyone.” Houstonia: http://bit.ly/36Id6II