Supreme Court http://wkyufm.org en WKU Legal Scholar Says High Court Ruling Means States Must "Opt In" for Increased Medicaid Funding http://wkyufm.org/post/wku-legal-scholar-says-high-court-ruling-means-states-must-opt-increased-medicaid-funding <p>Much of the media attention regarding Thursday&#39;s Supreme Court ruling understandably focused on the upholding of the individual mandate. Less publicized was another part of the ruling--the part that said the health care law&#39;s expansion of Medicaid placed an unfair burden on states. Fri, 29 Jun 2012 15:05:04 +0000 Kevin Willis 14884 at http://wkyufm.org WKU Legal Scholar Says High Court Ruling Means States Must "Opt In" for Increased Medicaid Funding Health Care Ruling Brings Relief, Caution, Anger in Bluegrass State http://wkyufm.org/post/health-care-ruling-brings-relief-caution-anger-bluegrass-state <p>Reaction is pouring in from all over the country following Thursday&rsquo;s Supreme Court decision to uphold the federal health care law. To find out what the decision means for Kentucky, WKU Public Radio spoke with people from a variety of backgrounds to get a feel for the long-term ramifications for the Bluegrass State.</p><p>One of those people brings the perspective of both a doctor and a university official.</p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 20:46:59 +0000 Kevin Willis 14838 at http://wkyufm.org Health Care Ruling Brings Relief, Caution, Anger in Bluegrass State Kentucky Health Affairs Expert Praises Court Decision, but Worries about Doctor Shortage http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-health-affairs-expert-praises-court-decision-worries-about-doctor-shortage <p>The Executive Vice-President of Health Affairs at the University of Louisville is pleased with today&#39;s Supreme Court ruling upholding the President&#39;s health care law. Dr. David Dunn told WKU Public Radio Americans should be happy that an estimated 32 million people who haven&#39;t had health insurance will now be covered. Thu, 28 Jun 2012 16:18:06 +0000 Kevin Willis 14814 at http://wkyufm.org McConnell to President Obama: "Back Off" the Supreme Court http://wkyufm.org/post/mcconnell-president-obama-back-supreme-court <p>Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is blasting the White House over remarks made by President Obama regarding the Supreme Court&#39;s health care law hearings. During a speech Thursday to the Rotary Club of Lexington, Senator McConnell said the President crossed &quot;a dangerous line this week.&quot; Thu, 05 Apr 2012 18:29:18 +0000 Kevin Willis 10331 at http://wkyufm.org McConnell to President Obama: "Back Off" the Supreme Court