South Carolina Medicaid budget seeks extra $194 million
The director of South Carolina's Medicaid agency said Monday that he realizes his preliminary budget calling for nearly $200 million more from state taxes in 2013-14 is likely an impossible request.
By Seanna Adcox|October 23, 2012 at 07:13 AM
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The director of South Carolina’s Medicaid agency said Monday that he realizes his preliminary budget calling for nearly $200 million more from state taxes in 2013-14 is likely an impossible request.
The increase would eat up all of the state’s growth for the next fiscal year, according to long-term predictions issued last spring.
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