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Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 6:23 pm
Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), states have the option to expand their Medicaid programs to more low-income individuals, with the feds picking up the cost for the first three years and then gradually decreasing to paying 90 percent of the cost. While I was always hopeful to take this step, I wanted to make sure it was the fiscally responsible thing to do for the state. Our analysis shows...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:16 am
At a nominating convention in Versailles on Monday, 56th District Democrats chose James L. Kay II to represent the party in a June 25th special election for State Representative. Kay, a Versailles attorney and Chairman of the Woodford County Democratic Executive Committee, was the unanimous choice to replace former Representative Carl Rollins.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 12:45 pm
While McConnell has been pleading for sympathy, members of Kentucky National Guard, Fort Knox employees and many educators are seeing their pay slashed by as much as 20 percent because he was not interested in working out a deal to stop the sequester's reckless budget cuts. He voted against the Violence Against Women Act and tried to remove protections for victims of domestic violence.
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 4:39 pm
The Kentucky Democratic Party and the Louisville – Jefferson County Democratic Party have announced that Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden will be the keynote speaker at this year’s annual Wendell Ford Dinner on Thursday, June 6 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Louisville. General Biden is the son of Vice President Joe Biden.
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 10:07 am
We’re as surprised as you. But see for yourself...
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 10:28 am
The pundits call it an off-year, but with the prospect of retiring America’s most dangerous and least popular Senator, the stakes are far too high to take time off. The groundwork for a successful 2014 has already begun, and below, you’ll find some of what we’ve been up to, along with some important ways you can get involved.