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Posted by: Josie Beets on Mar 23, 2015

A resolution that would grant Gov. Bill Haslam the power to strike a deal with the federal government on Medicaid expansion was recommended today by the Senate Health and Welfare Subcommittee on TennCare. A special session called by the Governor in February ended with the defeat of his Insure Tennessee proposal in a 7-member Senate committee. The advancing resolution SJR 93 — sponsored by Sen. Jeff Yarbro, D-Nashville — would revive that effort. The Associated Press has more