Governor and Legislative Leaders to Sign Joint Letter as Part of State’s Request for Medicaid Waiver

Contact: Ally Isom
Deputy Chief of Staff
801.538.1503 desk
801.864.7268 cell

WHO: Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert, Senate President Michael Waddoups and House Speaker Rebecca Lockhart

WHAT: Joint signing of the State’s letter to request a federal Medicaid Waiver and press conference regarding Medicaid’s growing demands on Utah’s budget, as well as the State’s need for flexibility to solve its own problems.

WHEN: Tuesday, July 19, 2011, at 11 a.m. WHERE: Gold Room, Utah State Capitol