State officials said they need the money to prepare for open enrollment scheduled to begin Oct. 1, 2013.
They won’t even accept $4.2 million in federal funds without putting up a squawk but argue there’s more at stake than their dislike for federal health care reforms.
Gov. Mark Dayton’s plan to use a $4.2 million federal grant to help plan a state health insurance exchange came under fire today from Republican legislators. They even hinted at a lawsuit to stop the action. Said a statement from GOP state Sen.