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Rep. Kris Crawford, a Republican [member of the SC statehouse] from Florence and also an emergency room doctor [who was convicted of tax evasion in November 2012], supports the expansion but expects the Republican caucus to vote as a block against the Medicaid expansion.
“The politics are going to overwhelm the policy. It is good politics to oppose the black guy in the White House right now, especially for the Republican Party,” Crawford said. (via 'Opposing Black Guy in the White House' Is 'Good Politics' for This South Carolina Medicaid Flip-Flopper - Alexander Abad-Santos - The Atlantic Wire)