In a campaign stop at a Dairy Queen over the weekend, businessman Matt Bevin (R) said he’d “tweak” Medicaid expansion if elected, which, if an accurate characterization of his words, would be a significant departure from prior statements. (Pharmacy Choice) Bevin previously said the state needs to address issues with Medicaid expansion, after first saying earlier this year he would seek to “end” it immediately.
OUT OF THE FRAY. State Attorney General Jack Conway (D) “said he won’t appoint a special prosecutor ‘at this time’ to pursue a criminal case of official misconduct against Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, despite a request from the Rowan County attorney. In a brief statement, Conway’s office said he will defer to U.S. District Judge David Bunning…” (Lexington Herald-Leader)
PRIME TIME. Bevin, Conway, and Drew Curtis (I) will take part in their first televised debate next Tuesday. (Cincinnati Enquirer)