The Kentucky legislature has wrapped up the first week of the 2019 session and will now take a break until the beginning of February. But a lot happened in the first few days, including a bipartisan proposal to legalize medical marijuana and a new push by lawmakers to pass one of the strictest abortion laws in the country. Listen to this week’s Kentucky Politics Distilled in the player above.

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Kentucky Politics Distilled is our weekly rundown of the big news — and sometimes the odd news — happening in the state Capitol.

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Ryland Barton is the Managing Editor for Collaboratives.