When states recover penalties in Medicaid fraud cases, it is common for them to reimburse federal agencies for their share. But Oklahoma doesn’t have the money.
Legislators increase education funding, kick most health and criminal justice questions down the road
StateImpact followed legislators’ actions on education, criminal justice reform, Medicaid expansion and abortion.
Oklahoma has the second highest uninsured rate in the country and some of the poorest health outcomes.
Oklahoma may be the first non-expansion state to get federal approval for Medicaid work requirements.