Medicaid Contractor Donates to Obama’s Inauguration Festivities
One corporation stands to benefit significantly from Obama’s re-election
While U.S. laws bar federal contractors from influence peddling during presidential and congressional elections, post election contributions for election festivities have few limitations. An inaugural committee list posted last month includes one donor, Centene Corporation, a manager of health insurance programs including Medicaid and CHIP for more than 12 states stands to reap significant financial rewards due to the expansion of these programs under healthcare reform.
More on today’s healthcare news can be found in the January 9, 2013 NAHU Newswire