Governor Jay Nixon is scheduled to make an appearance at the Chillicothe Ambulance District and Fire Department Wednesday afternoon.  He will be present to discuss the benefits of strengthening Medicaid.  That presentation will begin at 1:30.

Press Release from the Office of the Governor

Gov. Jay Nixon will visit the Chillicothe Ambulance District and Fire Department on Wednesday (March 13) to discuss the benefits of his plan to bring the dollars Missourians send to Washington back to strengthen Medicaid in Missouri, as well as the costs of sending these dollars to other states. The Governor’s proposal would bring $5.7 billion to Missouri and provide health coverage to an additional 300,000 Missourians over the next three years – at no cost to the state.

Wednesday, March 13

WHO: Gov. Jay Nixon

WHAT: Discuss the benefits to taxpayers, employers and law enforcement of strengthening Medicaid, and the consequences of inaction

WHEN: 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Chillicothe Ambulance District and Fire Department

700 Second Street

Chillicothe, MO