She said the next step is a 30-day federal comment period.
"After the comment period and review and consideration of public input, the waiver process usually involves significant additional dialogue between HHS and states," Connolly said. "We are prepared to continue working for as long as it takes to find a solution that builds on the historic progress
To comment, go to Medicaid.org and click on "View Section 1115 Demonstration List" to find
Bevin submitted his proposal to the federal government last month for the program that provides health insurance for 1.32 million Kentuckians.
The most controversial measures include premiums and co-pays and a requirement that able-bodied adults be engaged in their communities for at least 20 hours every week, through a job, classes, volunteering or other specified activities.
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