Posted: Tue, July 10 2012 at 7:59 AM, Updated: Tue, July 10 2012 at 8:21 AM
The federal government has approved a $1.9 billion grant to reform Oregon's heath plan.
The grant is intended to help cut costs while improving the states medicaid program.
The grant will assist the state over the next five years.
State officials promised the federal government that they would cut cost to state and federal programs in exchange for the grant.