Medicaid expansion supporters organizing Oklahoma volunteers
July 25, 2019
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A group seeking a statewide vote on whether to expand Medicaid to tens of thousands of low-income Oklahomans is organizing volunteers after receiving the date for when they can begin gathering signatures.
The group Oklahomans Decide Healthcare said Wednesday they've been notified by state officials that the 90-day signature gathering window will begin on July 31. Supporters will need to gather nearly 178,000 signatures from registered voters in order to get the question on the ballot.
A spokeswoman for the group, Amber England, says they have been overwhelmed with vol...