Governor's Medicaid Consultant, Yes on 802 Petitions, State Agency Oversight & More

Oct 25, 2019

This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks with Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel about the Oklahoma Health Care Authority proposal to hire a Medicaid consultant to help the governor with his health care plan, the supporters of Yes on 802 to get Medicaid Expansion on the ballot file their petitions with the Secretary of State's office and House Speaker Charles McCall wants more oversight of state agencies by getting lawmakers to attend 40 state boards and commissions.

The trio also discuss a supreme court referee hearing from opponents of a state abortion law banning dilation and evacuation after 14 weeks of pregnancy and the Attorney General sets up an online location for crime victims to understand their rights under Marsy's Law.