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Texas nursing homes demand more state funding

The Texas State Capitol (AP Photo/Harry Cabluck)
The Texas State Capitol (AP Photo/Harry Cabluck)

Texas lawmakers should increase Medicaid nursing home spending 16.84 percent, to about $6.4 billion, for the two-year period set to start in 2014.

The Texas Health Care Association (THCA) is making that case in a comment on a 2014-2015 budget proposal released by the state Health and Human Services Commission.

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