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Kentucky House advances SNAP bill some worry will cause food insecurity
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Kentucky House advances SNAP bill some worry will cause food insecurity

After an hour-long debate on the Kentucky House floor, lawmakers advanced a bill that is aimed at upping workforce participation but which some worry will cause food insecurity.  House...

Kentucky Senate advances bill that would require Medicaid to cover some midwife services
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Kentucky Senate advances bill that would require Medicaid to cover some midwife services

FRANKFORT — Kentucky Medicaid would begin covering licensed certified professional midwife (LCPM) services under a bill approved Thursday by the state Senate. Senate Bill 89 passed 34-3 after little...

Anti-hunger advocates condemn bill to close ‘wildly abused loopholes’ in SNAP
‘Victims before perpetrators:’ Senate passes bill to try more juveniles as adults 
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‘Victims before perpetrators:’ Senate passes bill to try more juveniles as adults 

FRANKFORT — A bill making it easier for Kentucky to try certain juveniles as adults passed out of the Senate Wednesday 25-9-1 after a heated debate.  Under Senate Bill...