Democratic candidates and subject experts turned out Thursday night at the Ritz Theater in Talladega to call for expansion of Medicaid in the state. Joining in the discussion were, from left, Citizens Baptist Medical Center President Joel Taylor; Democratic Gubernatorial nominee Dr. Parker Griffith; David Becker, a UAB professor in health care organization and policy; Jessie Smith, Democratic nominee for the District 3 seat in the U.S. House of Representatives; and moderator Bill Britt. For more on the program, please see Saturday’s issue of The Daily Home.