Families celebrate after lawmakers agree to fully fund Katie Beckett


Following the Senate Finance Committee’s vote to fully fund the Katie Beckett Waiver yesterday, the Tennessee House voted unanimously today to include the measure. 

The Katie Beckett Waiver will children with complex disabilities to receive health insurance, no matter their parents’ income. The state will look to fund $27 million to make the waiver a reality. 

Take a look at reactions from across the state. 

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