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Posted: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 6:45 am

It was billed as a town hall regarding Medicaid expansion, but Del. Dickie Bell found himself squarely in the arena Monday night fending off questions of why Virginia can’t expand the healthcare program.

During a two-hour town hall meeting co-sponsored by Americans for Prosperity, Bell, who represents Staunton and Waynesboro, received skepticism from much of the audience. He especially drew the ire of members of Virginia Organizing, a grassroots group that wants to expand Medicaid.

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