Kentucky Politics Distilled: Medicaid Changes Coming; Braidy Breaks Ground
This week in Kentucky politics, Gov. Matt Bevin said he’s partnering with a former Democratic congressman to help people navigate the state’s new Medicaid rules. We found out that lobbyists set a new spending record at the state legislature as lawmakers made changes to the tax code. Plus, a state-funded aluminum mill broke ground in northeastern Kentucky and Bevin asked for a judge to recuse himself from the lawsuit over the new pension bill.