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.
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December 4th, 2013 · 2 Comments
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 19th, 2013 · No Comments
While Rand Paul and Mitch McConnell foam at the mouth about how they don’t want poor people to have access to health care? Congressman John Yarmuth is the lone voice of reason among Kentucky’s delegation in Washington:
November 11th, 2013 · No Comments
Congressman John Yarmuth released this statement for Veterans Day and we thought it’d be a good idea to share: “Each Veterans Day, we come together to honor those who have sacrificed for our nation’s defense, democracy, and prosperity. We step aside from our everyday lives to reflect on and thank all those who make our [...]
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November 7th, 2013 · No Comments
Here’s what Congressman John Yarmuth had to say about Senate approval of ENDA: “There are no exceptions to equality,” Congressman Yarmuth said. “The Employment Non-Discrimination Act will protect all workers from discrimination – regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity – and Speaker Boehner should bring this bipartisan bill to the floor for a [...]
October 28th, 2013 · 1 Comment
The tolling plan for the Ohio River Bridges Project assumes that Louisville won’t see any transit upgrades over the next four decades that will radically change how people cross the river – and threaten toll revenue needed to pay off the $2.6 billion highway plan. [WDRB] Fifty years after Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his [...]
October 17th, 2013 · No Comments
This may be the best John Yarmuth moment in several weeks: The pettiness truly is what ruins the entire process.
October 17th, 2013 · No Comments
A 173-unit apartment building will break ground on the corner of Liberty and Hancock Streets in the coming weeks. The Metro Housing Authority approved the project Tuesday, allowing developer Bill Whalen of City Properties Group to start work on the now empty corner lot. [WDRB] Fencing, landscaping, facades, a prominent gateway to Jeffersonville and other [...]
October 9th, 2013 · 1 Comment
Here’s Congressman John Yarmuth on the last thing that corrupt body needs: If you’re at work or can’t view the video, the transcript of Yarmuth’s remarks is available after the jump…
October 8th, 2013 · No Comments
Radical changes could be on the way for some low performing JCPS schools. The school board is considering making changes in an effort to improve student and teacher performance. [WDRB] A Jefferson Circuit Court judge said Monday that she will rule by mid-November on another judge’s effort to collect $134 in court costs from drivers [...]