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Sunday, July 23, 2006

Prescription politics

Posted By on Sun, Jul 23, 2006 at 8:22 PM

Dustin McDaniel, Dem. nominee for a.g., will play a little tomorrow. His news release on the jump.

MCDANIEL NEWS RELEASE

State Representative and nominee for attorney general Dustin McDaniel (D- Jonesboro ) will be available to the press on Monday, July 24, 2006 outside of Room 130 in the
Arkansas State Capitol following the Joint Committee on Health Insurance and Prescription Drugs meeting, which begins at 10:00 a.m.   

 

On the agenda for the committee meeting is an update on the implementation of the Arkansas RX Program (Act 538 of 2005).  Early enrollment for Arkansas Rx, a program that will provide lower prescription drugs to Arkansas' 450,000 uninsured, begins August 1, 2006 . The committee is expected to hear from representatives of the Department of Health and Human Services with regard to the funding amount and a synopsis of the public awareness program that will begin with early enrollment.

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