US Lawmakers Skewer Minn. Over $30M Medicaid 'Gift'

Law360, New York (April 25, 2012, 3:31 PM EDT) -- U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday hammered Minnesota's Medicaid chief in a fiery hearing where they all but accused her of trying to stiff the federal government on its share of $30 million coughed up by a health care group during a crackdown on industry profits.

The grilling played out at the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and came two days after Lucinda Jesson, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Services, bowed to pressure and agreed to give Uncle Sam half the cash her agency received...
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