Coconino board backs Brewer's Medicaid expansion - FOX 10 News | fox10phoenix.com

Coconino board backs Brewer's Medicaid expansion

Updated:

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Gov. Jan Brewer's proposal to expand Arizona's Medicaid program under the federal health care law is drawing support from officials of some Arizona counties.

In Flagstaff, the Coconino County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a resolution backing the proposed expansion.

In Prescott, the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors approved a similar resolution on Monday.

The expansion is subject to approval by the Arizona Legislature where many majority Republicans oppose it.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

KSAZ-TV & KUTP
511 W. Adams St.
Phoenix, AZ 85003

Phone: (602) 257-1234
Fax: (602) 262-0177

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices