Illinois House voted to expand Medicaid despite Republican concerns about how to pay for it.  Lawmakers voted  to restore funding for adult dental and podiatry services.  Dem. Rep. Greg Harris says the 2012 cuts didn’t save the state money because people wound up in the emergency room, where care is more expensive.

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