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Expanding Medicaid: The debate, the cost, the impact on Georgians

In this series, we’ll look at the politics behind expansion, analyze what it would cost state taxpayers and take a closer look at campaign promises around the issue.

Rebecca Lindstrom, Makayla Richards

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Published: 6:57 PM EDT October 4, 2022
Updated: 3:10 PM EDT October 5, 2022

The Peach State has spent over a decade debating Medicaid expansion. And as voters near the 2022 General Election on Nov. 8, this issue has become a key one in the governor's race.

People still have varying questions about the debate over the program, and11Alive is pushing beyond campaign rhetoric to look deeper into what expanding this health care program means. 

This four-part series will air every night on 11Alive and our YouTube channel at 6 p.m. through the week of October 4. Watch the videos at the end of each section as they are released.

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