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Controversial Pro-Union Language in Medicaid Contracts Dropped by Wolf Administration

Andre Frueh

The Wolf administration has dropped a controversial contract provision that would have penalized health providers that had labor disputes. WESA’s Kate Giammarise has more.

Read the full story at: https://www.wesa.fm/politics-government/2022-06-07/state-drops-controversial-pro-union-language-in-medicaid-contracts

(Original air-date: 6/9/22)

Kate Giammarise focuses her reporting on poverty, social services and affordable housing. Before joining WESA, she covered those topics for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for nearly five years; prior to that, she spent several years in the paper’s Harrisburg bureau covering the legislature, governor and state government. She was part of the P-G staff that won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting on the mass shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.