David Givens

Government
8:20 am
Fri July 25, 2014

Lawmakers Get Medicaid Update

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State lawmakers got an update Thursday on Kentucky’s expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act in Frankfort from Lawrence Kissner, Commissioner for Kentucky’s Department of Medicaid Services.

Kissner says his department is on track to fully implement the expansion, and enrollee health outcomes are improving under the new federal health care law.

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2012 General Assembly
1:55 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

Senate Passes Unemployment Insurance Loan Bill

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The Kentucky Senate has passed an amended bill that would help the state repay interest on a federal unemployment insurance loan.

And despite concerns that the Senate amendments would derail the proposal, the bill’'s original House sponsor has agreed to the changes.

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2012 General Assembly
7:50 am
Tue March 27, 2012

Lawmakers Assess Legislative Session

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Just days remain in this year’s legislative session. And with lots of bills still on the board, some Kentucky lawmakers offered their assessments on productivity during KET’s Kentucky Tonight this week. Retiring Representative Danny Ford believes legislative redistricting really bogged down the process.

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