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Oklahomans Vote for Medicaid Expansion

Amber England, campaign manager of the Yes On 802 campaign, released the following statement this evening after Oklahomans voted to approve Medicaid expansion. “Tonight Oklahoma lived up to the standards and values that make this state great, and I’ve never been more proud. “In the middle of a pandemic, Oklahomans stepped up and delivered life-saving […]

State Question 802 Campaign Responds to Governor’s Election Date

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — Yes On 802 Campaign Manager, Amber England, issued the following statement today upon receiving news that Governor Stitt will place State Question 802 on the June 30th primary election ballot. “Since we launched our campaign, our goal has been to expand Medicaid to nearly 200,000 Oklahomans. Now, more than ever, hardworking […]

State Question 802 Campaign Responds to Governor’s Expansion Plan

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — Yes On 802 Campaign Manager, Amber England, issued the following statement today with news that Governor Sitt has — despite not having gained legislative intent on a funding source —asked the Oklahoma Healthcare Authority to submit the necessary paperwork to expand Medicaid.  “Our grassroots campaign has forced the governor’s hand to […]

Yes On 802 Supporters To Host Over 30 House Parties in 30 Days

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — Supporters of State Question 802 will gather in at least 30 communities across Oklahoma during the month of March to send politicians a clear message: It’s time to let the people vote. At these grassroots events, supporters will continue to build momentum around the state in support of Yes On 802. […]

YES On 802 Responds to Governor Stitt’s State of the State Address

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Yes On 802 Campaign Manager Amber England issued the following statement in response to Governor Stitt’s State of the State Address: “Oklahomans have made it clear with the largest signature collection in state history: It’s time to let our citizens vote on Medicaid expansion. However, we’re still waiting for an election […]

Yes On 802 Campaign Overcomes Major Legal Hurdle; Awaits an Election Day

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — Yes On 802 Campaign Manager, Amber England, issued the following statement today with news that language for the Medicaid expansion state question has been finalized. The measure received a record number of signatures from Oklahoma voters and opponents have opted not to challenge the ballot language. “We’ve officially cleared the final […]