State Rep. Katrina Shankland Holds Medicaid Round Table in Wausau

By Ben Zitouni, WAOW

WAUSAU (WAOW)– State Representative Katrina Shankland hosted a round table on the proposed Medicaid expansion that is in Governor Tony Evers proposed budget.

The round table included medical professionals, local officals, and students from the Medical College of Wisconsin Central Wisconsin campus.

“We really can do a lot with that money, that three hundred and twenty four million dollars and in addition this would cover an extra eighty two thousand people across the state of Wisconsin” State Representative Katrina Shankland said.

Shankland added that the more people we have insured, the better it would be for society.