Concerned citizens and community leaders will gather for a public information forum on Tuesday, June 26, from 7–9 p.m. to discuss how Tennessee is negatively impacted by the refusal of federal tax dollars reserved for Tennessee’s working uninsured.

This forum, sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Knoxville/Knox County and Tennessee Health Care Campaign, will share new information useful for making the case for Medicaid Expansion in Tennessee.


Who:          Jerry Askew, Chief Executive Officer, Alliance for Better Nonprofits

Carole R. Myers PhD, RN, Associate Professor, College of Nursing and Department of Public Health, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Eboni Winford, Ph.D., Behavioral Health Consultant and Licensed Psychologist, Cherokee Health Systems


What:         Public Forum on Medicaid


When:        Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 7–9 p.m. (registration begins at 6:30 p.m.)


Where:       City of Knoxville Public Works Complex, 3131 Morris Avenue