Nearly 3,000 more people will have access to health care in Shelby County, and we don't think that's a bad thing.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 2:00 am (Updated: May 22, 2:01 am)
We understand that expansion of the Medicaid plan as part of the Affordable Care Act is seen as a political football, a topic to be kicked back and forth across a field of ideology with not a whole lot of regard for the players involved.
We also admit that we don’t have the sufficient grasp of either the process or economics to reinforce the decision last week by Gov. Steve Beshear to expand the rolls and open up the possibility that perhaps 300,000 more Kentuckians can have access to health insurance.
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