Kentucky's Medicaid work mandate OK'd


Photographs by Alex Slitz/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin announces federal approval of Kentucky's Medicaid waiver in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort, Ky., Friday, Jan. 12, 2018.

Kentucky has become the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented change to the nation's largest health insurance program under President Donald Trump's administration.

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