"One of the greatest losses in not expanding Medicaid [is the loss of] opportunity to put together all the various pieces of the system."
- Al Black, COO, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
" . . . We cannot ignore the $4.1 billion in state-only taxpayer costs over the next eight years that could occur as a result of expanding Medicaid in Pennsylvania."
- Carey Miller, spokeswoman, Pennsylvania Department of Welfare.
"It's confirmation of a trend."
- Gene Munster, analyst, Piper Jaffray, regarding Apple Inc.'s earnings report, which showed weaker demand for the iPhone 5.
"The Bridesburg community has been trying for years to get away from the stigma of being the industrial wasteland of Philly . . ."