Arkansas Lawmakers Seek More Details on Medicaid

by Andrew DeMillo  on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 4:39 pm  

"You've got to answer tons of questions," Beebe told reporters. "People have got to have the ability to ask and answer every question they want asked and answered before you start messing with anything else."

Republicans have generally opposed expansion, but Lamoureux and other GOP leaders have left open the possibility of a compromise that would allow some form of it in exchange for changes to the program that they believe would save money.

The Arkansas House and Senate recessed on Thursday for a four-day weekend to mark the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, and planned to return to the Capitol Tuesday.

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