The General Assembly has adjourned after their first day of a special redistricting session. They didn’t make much progress and it’s unclear when they’ll be back.
Governor Ralph Northam has signed a budget that grants healthcare to hundreds of thousands of additional Virginians through the expansion of the state’s Medicaid program.
After a 5-year battle, the Virginia General Assembly has voted to expand Medicaid in compliance with the Affordable Care Act.
The Senate is back in Richmond today (5/22/18), working to pass a budget and which will likely include a plan to expand the state’s Medicaid program to roughly 300,000 new Virginians.