Quote of the Day 10/23/2013

Until now the line from the governor’s office and from the speaker is that we will not expand coverage. But I think that as we move ahead over the coming months, the pressure will grow as other states fall into line or go join the line.

-OK Policy Director David Blatt, on the likelihood that Oklahoma will join a growing number states with Republican governors who are accepting federal dollars to extend health coverage to citizens below the poverty line (Source: http://bit.ly/18KoHWb)


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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