To understand American history, Jon Lauck says you have to understand the Midwest's role in some critical events.
When the Supreme Court upheld President Obama’s Affordable Care Law, the justices made the expansion of Medicaid optional, rather than a requirement. Five Republican governors say will definitely not take part in the program; 10 Democratic governors say they will — the and rest? They’re not sure.
That includes Democratic governor Mike Beebe of Arkansas.
“My concern is that we’re in a position to be able to pay for it,” he told Here & Now‘s Robin Young.