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Saturday, January 20, 2018, 3:21 a.m.

Private-option foes, backers tallying votes

Four incumbents in the Arkansas House and Senate lost in the primary elections Tuesday night, leaving candidates with runoff and general election challenges questioning how big a role the debate over the state's private option Medicaid expansion plan played in those defeats and leaving others to wonder what the program's future looks like.

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