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Governor’s ‘Scars’ Pale Alongside Those Of Mississippi Women, Children

Gov. Tate Reeves grinning

Author Karen Hinton responds to Gov. Tate Reeves’ statement on extending postpartum care for mothers, where he mentions his “scars” from fighting against Medicaid expansion. “Reeves’ so-called painful experience prevented around 300,000 Mississippians from receiving Medicaid coverage for health care,” she writes.