Bertha, Iron County

Bertha is an unemployed home health care aide who takes care of her grandson.  Despite her limited income, she makes too much to qualify for Medicaid.  Although she suffers from diabetes and heart problems, she often chooses to forgo seeing a doctor in order to put food on the table for her grandson.  Bertha is one of the thousands of Missourians who would benefit from Medicaid expansion.  You can watch her story, which aired on CBS, here.