The “progressive” pitch offers a bit of reporting on weekend Kansas politics and the push for healthcare via town hall. Take a look:
Saturday’s Olathe town hall shows eagerness to override Brownback’s Medicaid veto – just not among Olathe lawmakers
Depending on one’s perspective, the timing of the annual town hall meeting of the Kansas Legislature’s Olathe delegation Saturday couldn’t have been better. Or worse. Legislators around the state are being bombarded with calls to override Gov. Sam Brownback’s despicable veto of the Legislature’s bill expanding Medicaid eligibility to an estimated 150,000 Kansans.