Aung San Suu Kyi http://wkyufm.org en Health Insurance Enrollment Deadline Three Weeks Away http://wkyufm.org/post/health-insurance-enrollment-deadline-three-weeks-away <p>A major deadline looms at the end of the month for Kentuckians still seeking health insurance.&nbsp;</p><p>March<sup> </sup>31 is the last day until November to sign up for insurance on Kynect, the state’s online health exchange.</p><p>"They would not be able to enroll in coverage again until the next open enrollment&nbsp; period which, right now, we understand to be starting November<sup> </sup>15 for effective dates of coverage of January 1, 2015," explains Janie Miller, CEO of Kentucky Health Cooperative.&nbsp; "So basically for the remainder of this year they would not be able to get coverage for themselves or their family."</p><p>There will be exceptions for qualifying events such as marriage or job changes.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p>According to the state, 279,601 people had obtained health coverage on the exchange, including 222,719 individuals who enrolled in Medicaid and 56,882 individuals who picked up private insurance as of last Friday. Sun, 09 Mar 2014 20:00:49 +0000 WKU Public Radio News 44755 at http://wkyufm.org Speaking in Kentucky, Burma's Opposition Hero Supports Lifting Sanctions http://wkyufm.org/post/speaking-kentucky-burmas-opposition-hero-supports-lifting-sanctions <p>Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi says she supports the lifting of remaining U.S. sanctions against her Asian country because the time has come for her countrymen to take full responsibility to root out any remaining human rights abuses. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 15:32:00 +0000 Associated Press 19657 at http://wkyufm.org Speaking in Kentucky, Burma's Opposition Hero Supports Lifting Sanctions Burmese Opposition Hero to Speak in Kentucky http://wkyufm.org/post/burmese-opposition-hero-speak-kentucky <p>Nobel Peace Prize winner and Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a former political prisoner for two decades, will speak at the University of Louisville. The university says in a news release that Suu Kyi will speak Sept. 24 as a guest of the McConnell Center. Fri, 14 Sep 2012 13:24:23 +0000 Associated Press 19158 at http://wkyufm.org Burmese Opposition Hero to Speak in Kentucky