Kentucky Politics Distilled: Republicans move to tighten public benefits
This week in Kentucky politics…
It's crunch time at the the legislature and lawmakers are quickly advancing bills before the veto period, which begins in a couple short weeks.
Republicans advanced a bill to tighten rules on welfare benefits like food assistance and Medicaid, despite pleas from advocates.
And some lawmakers want to set up a fund to resettle refugees fleeing the war in Ukraine.
WFPL's Jonese Franklin joined Capitol reporter Ryland Barton for this week’s edition of Kentucky Politics Distilled.