Carl's Capitol Comments
Vote June 30 on State Question 802
June 17, 2020
Oklahoma voters on June 30 will be asked to vote yes or no on State Question 802, which seeks to add a new article to the Oklahoma Constitution to expand eligibility for Oklahoma’s Medicaid program to include low-income, able-bodied adults.
A yes vote on this measure would make Medicaid available to all Oklahoma adults between the ages of 18 and 65 whose income does not exceed 133% of the federal poverty level that are not already covered by Medicaid. Estimates show this is about 200,000 Oklahomans. This figure is just an estimate and could be much higher with the number of people who ar...