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Kind: Walker 'almost rooting' for failure of Obamacare

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During a listening session in River Falls Tuesday, U.S. Congressman Ron Kind had harsh words for Wisconsin's governor, calling Scott Walker's failure to embrace portions of Obamacare "fiscal malpractice."


"He's almost rooting for failure," said Kind of the Walker administration's rejection of federal Medicaid through the Affordable Care Act and its refusal to develop a state health insurance exchange.

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Judy Wiff
Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
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