By Kevin Wheatley
The State Journal
Jousting over Gov. Steve Beshear’s decision to enact kynect, the state’s health benefit exchange through the Affordable Care Act, continued Aug. 4 as an interim committee affirmed on a party-line vote an executive order creating the exchange.
The move prompted the chairwoman of the Senate Health and Welfare Committee to compare Beshear’s actions to those of President Barack Obama, whom she said the governor is “in love with” and “emulates.”