Health Care Reform Lawsuit

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Gov. Steve Beshear's decision to expand the Medicaid program and to create the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange to help Kentuckians find insurance coverage has been upheld in a court decision.

Tea Party Wins Round In Health Care Reform Lawsuit

May 23, 2013

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The tea party won the first round Thursday in a lawsuit that questions the legality of the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange that Gov. Steve Beshear set up last year by executive order.

Franklin County Circuit Judge Phillip J. Shepherd refused to dismiss the lawsuit, as had been requested by attorneys for the state.