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Governor's Office News Release: Lt. Governor Tina Smith, Commissioner Emily Piper to Hold Town Hall Meetings in Worthington and White Bear Lake on MinnesotaCare Buy-In Proposal

Plan would give an estimated 100,000 more Minnesotans the choice to purchase more affordable, high-quality health insurance for themselves and their families

11/9/2017 4:37:30 PM

From the Office of Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith: Lt. Governor Tina Smith and Human Services Commissioner Emily Piper will hold town hall meetings in Worthington on November 16, 2017, and White Bear Lake on November 17, 2017, on the “MinnesotaCare Buy-In” proposal. The plan would allow Minnesotans who purchase their health coverage on the individual market to buy-into MinnesotaCare – a program that offers high-quality insurance at more affordable prices. Lt. Governor Smith and Commissioner Piper will review the proposal with Worthington and White Bear Lake area residents, hear their health care stories, and discuss what we can do together to improve access to affordable health insurance. 

For the full release, visit: http://mn.gov/governor/newsroom/index.jsp?id=1055-317678
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