Gov. Haslam has received the "all clear" signal from the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry that Medicaid/TennCare expansion is A-OK so he can proceed with his decision.

Their concern is not so much for "the overall quality of life for hundreds of thousands of Tennesseans that will have health care coverage," but rather that "Health care in Tennessee constitutes a substantial economic impact benefiting our overall economy."

The Nashville Business Journal reports...

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AnonymousOne's picture

A GOP primary deal killer.

A GOP primary deal killer. Would be better off supporting same-sex marriage, legalizing weed, becoming a vegan, etc. It will be interesting to see how this plays out and the semantic gymnastics he will have to do to explain it to conservative voters.

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Well...

Even a blind hog finds an acorn now and then.

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