Health Care, Good Government
The HOPE Act, passed earlier this year, updates and improves the process of auditing Medicaid enrollment to stop potential fraud and waste in Oklahoma’s SoonerCare program. The implementation process of the law is underway but is still incomplete.
Budget & Tax, Health Care
The Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) board of investors has preliminarily certified $64.8 million in fiscal year 2018 investment earnings. This $64.8 million would be the highest earnings ever recorded by TSET. If TSET continues its current growth rate, the endowment fund will reach $2.5 billion by the mid-2020’s.