UPS is helping to spread holiday cheer this Christmas — and what better way than with one of its signature shipping containers? [WDRB] She wakes to the sound of breathing. The smaller children lie tangled beside her, their chests rising and falling under winter coats and wool blankets. [NY Times] When is water not a [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Health Care'
December 10th, 2013 · No Comments
December 9th, 2013 · No Comments
Last week Governor Steve Beshear spoke about kynect/ACA enrollment:
December 9th, 2013 · 5 Comments
It is being called a life-saving groundbreaking. On Friday, Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3), Metro Councilman David Tandy and the Family Health Centers (FHC) Board of Governors broke ground on the East Broadway Community Health Center, the largest expansion project in the 37-year history of the nonprofit agency. [WDRB] Six-year-old Sheylin Christian sat on the hotel [...]
December 4th, 2013 · 2 Comments
Here’s Congressman John Yarmuth highlighting just one of man reasons health care reform is working in Kentucky: It’s not just about making health care affordable. It’s about making it available to people like Will Russell, to folks like us and millions of other people in this country.
December 4th, 2013 · 1 Comment
Something tells us we’re about to start smelling a disaster in Jeffersonville. Consider this your final notice: that’s the word from Jeffersonville city leaders Tuesday afternoon after approving plans to shut off water service for customers behind on their sewer bills. [WDRB] University of Louisville Hospital is developing a new plan for psychiatric services under [...]
December 2nd, 2013 · 1 Comment
The family of a Louisville man gathered today in his memory, three years after his murder. [WDRB] Joe Gerth is right that Mary Woolridge is a leftover turkey. Refusing to vote to remove a corrupt hack because of their race is about as low as low can go. [C-J/AKN] The Jefferson County Coroner has identified [...]
November 25th, 2013 · No Comments
During Governor Steve Beshear’s most recent video update, he focused on the success of managed care in Kentucky:
November 21st, 2013 · No Comments
Apparently, personal health information is more secure under Affordable Care Act, contrary to the talking points being hyped up by anti-Obama Republicans who can’t be bothered to be honest about health care for some reason. So leave it to Congressman John Yarmuth to set the record straight: Chao’s the Deputy Chief Information Officer for the [...]
November 21st, 2013 · 4 Comments
The five biggest donors to Greater Louisville Inc. in 2012 – KentuckyOne Health, LG&E, Chase, PNC and Brown-Forman – gave at least $100,000 each, according to new information from the chamber. Meanwhile, Louisville’s biggest private employer, UPS, gave $50,000. And Ford Motor Co., which got GLI’s help in securing a $240 million economic development award [...]
November 20th, 2013 · 3 Comments
Here’s Grandmother Mitch McConnell lying through his teef: He doesn’t have the guts to admit that those in high-risk pools are getting much better coverage with no exclusions and at insanely lower rates. He doesn’t have the guts.