Senate Passes Republican Budget 51-48

Politico After a marathon session of votes that lasted into the early hours of Thursday morning, the Senate passed a Republican budget that sets in motion repeal of Obamacare. Read more. Kentucky Senator Rand Paul voted against the budget and … Continue reading →

What’s the matter with Kentucky?

By BERRY CRAIG AFT Local 1360 “Kentucky counties with highest Medicaid rates backed Matt Bevin, who plans to cut Medicaid,” read the headline on John Cheves’ Lexington Herald-Leader story online. So here I go again: “You’d think convincing people to vote against their … Continue reading →

Matt Bevin’s War Against Medicaid And Jobs

Kentucky Republicans have declared war against jobs. How do you eliminate 35,000 jobs? Ask Matt Bevin he has all of the details. Kentucky Governor elect Matt Bevin has promised to dismantle Medicaid expansion and thousands of jobs. Bloomberg View In … Continue reading →

Medicaid: Kentucky Churches Have A Choice

Kentucky’s Governor elect Matt Bevin has promised to dismantle Kynect and leave as many as 530,000 of the poorest Kentuckians (the least of these) without Medicaid healthcare. Kentucky churches and religious leaders have a choice. Stand up for “the least … Continue reading →