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Covington mayor says pension proposal leaves more questions than answers
October 18, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Pension reform plan calls for current benefit caps after 27 years, 401(k)-style accounts for most future public workers in Kentucky
October 18, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Gov. Bevin says pension reform proposal coming "very soon," office sets 9 a.m. news conference Wednesday
October 17, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Jenkins details efforts to streamline adoption and foster care in Kentucky
October 17, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Cincinnati and northern Kentucky partnering to bring businesses and jobs to the region
October 17, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Clark County residents react to President Trump's end to co-share subsidies
October 17, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Northern Kentucky mayors and Kentucky League of Cities support separating CERS from KRS with pension systems in crisis
October 16, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
McGrath leads 6th Dist. Democratic primary candidates in campaign cash after 3rd Quarter report
October 16, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Beshear files complaint against President Trump's ACA cost-sharing decision
October 13, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Cannabis oil producer in Kentucky says talk of legalizing marijuana bad for business
October 13, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Facing deluge of questions on $24M settlement reached by his predecessor and former law firm, Beshear exits hearing after reiterating his noninvolvement
October 12, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Cons of legalizing cannabis outlined at committee meeting; Pro cannabis supporters peeved
October 12, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Trump signs executive order changing key parts of health insurance
October 12, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Republican Party of Kentucky cries foul on nonprofit that paid for anti-McConnell billboards
October 11, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Head of Ky. Retired Teachers Association shares his group's concerns as pension reform talks continue
October 11, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
State House races 2018: The districts that are likely to be in play
October 11, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Report highlights drastic increase in disability recipients across the commonwealth
October 10, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Yarmuth joins amicus brief in support of Clean Power Plan
October 10, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Attorney General Beshear could face additional questions about contract with law firms going after drug makers, distributors
October 10, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Sen. John Schickel remembers the life of former state Sen. Dick Roeding
October 10, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Andy Barr stocking good-will war chest ahead of 2018
October 10, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Improving soft skills in young workers, which are essential to successful employment, is goal of House Floor Leader Jonathan Shell
October 9, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Training to work in the film industry is part of unique university partnership
October 9, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
EPA chief announces withdraw from Clean Power Plan
October 9, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
RPK calls on Grimes to donate 2014 Weinstein donations; Grimes spox fires back at "political ploy"
October 9, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Former State Senator Dick Roeding dies at 86
October 8, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Dreamer from Transylvania University rallies for DREAM Act, hopeful for congressional resolution as DACA nears end
October 7, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Rand Paul: College athletes should be able to sign endorsement deals
October 6, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
6th Dist. Democratic candidates weigh in on gun reforms in the wake of Las Vegas
October 6, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Former state director of Americans for Prosperity's Kentucky branch partnering with lobbying firm in 2018
October 5, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Commissioner of Education vows that public education assessment scores will improve under new guidelines
October 5, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Co-chair of House transportation working group prefiles bill that would create annual fees for hybrid, electric vehicles
October 4, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Mum's the word from top lawmakers as pension reform talks near resolution
October 4, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Kentucky Board of Education approves charter school regulations, discusses need for better educated workforce
October 4, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Republican state Senator will propose recreational marijuana as way to create needed pension revenue
October 4, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Russia Used Facebook Ads to Wield Influence in America. We Need Greater Transparency.
October 4, 2017 from Daily Signal
The social media giant Facebook has finally acknowledged that it became a tool in Russian influence operations in the U.S. presidential election. On Monday, congressional... Read More The post Russia Used Facebook Ads to Wield Influence in America. We Need Greater Transparency. appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Are Britain’s Conservatives Dead?
October 4, 2017 from Daily Signal
A year ago—even six months ago—Britain’s Conservative Party was riding high. It had won an unexpected victory in the 2015 election. Then, in June 2016,... Read More The post Are Britain’s Conservatives Dead? appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Gov. Bevin: Future public hires and those not "given a promise of a defined-benefit" pension will have 401(k)-style plans in reform
October 3, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Holmes Middle School shows significant improvement in state assessment scores
October 3, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
16,000 Kentuckians could have vehicle registration placed on hold due to unpaid bridge tolls, Transportation Cabinet says
October 3, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
With state health numbers trending in the wrong direction the Foundation for a Healthy KY focuses on smoking
October 3, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
GOP Louisville councilwoman Angela Leet announces run for Louisville mayor
October 3, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Barr targets foreign banks doing business with North Korea in newly filed legislation
October 3, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Congress misses CHIP funding deadline; Advocate calls for bipartisan push to extend coverage
October 2, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Bevin takes part in White House red tape reduction meeting
October 2, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Northern Ky. Chamber president emphasizes importance of fixing pension crisis now
October 2, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Social Conservative Review - October 2, 2017
October 2, 2017 from Family Research Council
Dear Friends, Once upon a time in America, a person who held strong religious beliefs, adhered to religious doctrines, and acted accordingly in good faith to their fellow man was seen as a person of strength and good character, and was respected in the public sphere. It appears that this era is now past. In a confirmation hearing last month for 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals nominee Amy Barrett, Senator Dianne Feinstein infamously voiced her disapproval of Barrett based on her Catholic beliefs: “When you read your speeches, the conclusion one draws is that the dogma lives loudly within you.” This incident followed anot
The Chatter: Education chief proposes lighter budget cuts, pre-abortion ultrasound law struck down
October 1, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Bevin on latest U of L basketball scandal: Officials' handling of situation "appropriate"
September 30, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Taking a closer look at the relationship between big-time college athletics and apparel providers
September 29, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Senate and House lawmakers prefile bills to drop out of legislative retirement plans; "baby-steps" at goal of ending legislative pensions
September 29, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Brent Cooper looks at future challenges as a he takes over as head of NKY Chamber
September 29, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Problematic Women: Michelle Obama’s Hypocrisy
September 28, 2017 from Daily Signal
Speaking at a marketing conference on Wednesday, former first lady Michelle Obama suggested that women who voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 election voted... Read More The post Problematic Women: Michelle Obama’s Hypocrisy appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Lawmakers express concern about university contracts with shoe companies in light of UofL recruiting scandal
September 28, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Kentucky Supreme Court rules UofL board overhaul moot
September 28, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Work Matters Task Force looks at drug treatment and workforce rentry programs in other parts of the state
September 27, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
County Connections: John James Audubon State Park features world class collection related to the famous artist
September 27, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
County Connections: Police department and NAACP look to open doors of communication in Henderson
September 27, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
County Connections: Henderson County survives coal job losses with diverse economy
September 27, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Here’s How Much Money the NFL Rakes in From Taxpayers
September 26, 2017 from Daily Signal
The National Football League is now plunged into politics as players throughout the sport kneel for the national anthem and President Donald Trump continues to... Read More The post Here’s How Much Money the NFL Rakes in From Taxpayers appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Rep. Rick Nelson won't run for re-election, will seek position as Middlesboro mayor in 2018
September 26, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Reggie Thomas launches web videos listing priorities, takes jab at McGrath
September 26, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Public Pension Oversight Committee hears funding requests for next biennium
September 25, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Expanded gaming amendment an attempt to prevent cuts to retirement benefits, Dem. lawmakers say
September 25, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Yarmuth: Ky. stands to lose with Graham-Cassidy health care bill
September 25, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Congressman Barr hopes to launch military sexual trauma pilot project in Lexington, other areas with Military SAVE Act
September 22, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Congressman Andy Barr says he supports Graham-Cassidy health reform bill for "flexibility" offered to states
September 22, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Attorney General Beshear presents child abuse prevention funding to Florence agency
September 22, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Sen. Mike Wilson elected as Senate Majority Whip
September 22, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch shares his judicial philosophies during U of L talk
September 21, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Is health care a basic right? Here's what the candidates currently in the race for the 6th Congressional Dist. told us
September 21, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
What to Look for in Germany’s Upcoming Election
September 21, 2017 from Daily Signal
On Sunday, one of the most important elections in Europe will take place. The German people go to the polls to elect a new Parliament,... Read More The post What to Look for in Germany’s Upcoming Election appeared first on The Daily Signal.
More Kentuckians have health care coverage, but major hurdles loom to keep them covered
September 20, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Lawmakers examine Kentucky's problems with heroin and other opiates during lengthy hearing
September 20, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Commonwealth of Kentucky Bowl food drive hopes to address food insecurity in Kentucky
September 20, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Perennial candidate Geoff Young seeks Democratic nomination as he sues KDP, fellow Democratic candidates
September 20, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
GOP lawmaker agrees that legalized expanded gaming would help solve pension crisis
September 20, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
As Evidence of Election Fraud Emerges, the Media Wants to Keep You in the Dark
September 20, 2017 from Daily Signal
If you have no idea what happened at the second meeting of President Donald Trump’s Advisory Commission on Election Integrity in New Hampshire on Sept.... Read More The post As Evidence of Election Fraud Emerges, the Media Wants to Keep You in the Dark appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Rosh Hashana Is About God. But for Some Rabbis, It’s About Leftist Politics.
September 19, 2017 from Daily Signal
Tomorrow night is Rosh Hashana, one of the two High HoIy Days of Judaism, or “Days of Awe,” as they are called in Hebrew. The... Read More The post Rosh Hashana Is About God. But for Some Rabbis, It’s About Leftist Politics. appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Northern Ky. judge-execs say collaboration will be the key to the areas success
September 19, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Former Personnel Cabinet employee admits to soliciting campaign dollars, falsifying timesheets
September 19, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
University of Louisville accrediting agency begins three-day visit
September 19, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Acting JCPS superintendent outlines criteria which will be used in revised student assignment plan
September 18, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Two Democrats prefile gaming bill in an effort to generate pension revenue
September 18, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Rep. Wayne "disappointed" with separation of pension and tax reforms; Critical of lack of response from administration on tax proposal
September 18, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Why ESPN Shouldn’t Mix Sports and Politics
September 18, 2017 from Daily Signal
The Daily Signal’s Facebook Live show “Top 10” features the top news stories of the week, many of which often go underreported by the mainstream... Read More The post Why ESPN Shouldn’t Mix Sports and Politics appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Attorneys general should remain elected office in Kentucky, Republican candidate says
September 16, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Prosecutors say they'd have to slash staff or shutter offices to comply with Gov. Bevin's 17.4 percent budget cuts
September 15, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
State budget director tells employers to brace for heftier pension contributions in upcoming biennium
September 15, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
University of Louisville will not disclose details in presidential search
September 15, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Social Conservative Review - September 15, 2017
September 15, 2017 from Family Research Council
Dear Friends, In discussing the “problem of pain,” author Joe Heschmeyer recently wrote that “…the whole story of the Fall is that things aren’t how they ought to be, how they aren’t how they were intended to be, and how we’re the ones who screwed them up. You can read that story in Genesis, or watch it on the nightly news.” Bishop Robert Barron summed up this state of affairs concisely: “The human race is best characterized as a dysfunctional spiritual family, all of us having been marked from birth by the effects of sin. Sin has found its w
Senate confirms Russell Coleman as U.S. Attorney for Western Dist. of Kentucky
September 15, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Satisfaction and morale improving at LRC, NCSL survey finds
September 15, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Resolution calling for Gov. Bevin, lawmakers to honor benefits accrued under inviolable contract tabled by KRS board
September 14, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
First charter school in Kentucky could be in place for start of 2018-19 school year
September 14, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
25 percent of Kentucky kids continue to live in poverty, new data shows
September 14, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Democratic Congressional candidate Reggie Thomas says health care is the top issue, and he wants a single-payer model
September 14, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Officials and stakeholders discuss ways to improve state's ability to buy local foods
September 13, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
N. KY superintendent concerned that potential pension changes will drive teachers to surrounding states
September 13, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch will speak at UofL
September 13, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Kentucky nurses heading to Florida to assist with hurricane relief
September 13, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Universities band together in support of continuing DACA
September 13, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Will FEMA Treat Churches Fairly?
September 13, 2017 from Family Research Council
Last week, three Texas churches filed a lawsuit against FEMA due to its policy of denying disaster relief to churches and other institutions simply because of their religious nature. Under FEMA’s public assistance disaster relief program
Boone County superintendent has grave concerns about costs for K-12 education shifting from state to local level
September 12, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Number of insured Kentuckians continues to rise
September 12, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Attorney General Beshear questions legality of $350M in budget cuts proposed by Gov. Bevin
September 12, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Lexington Cemetery Board "conditionally" approves relocation of Confederate statues
September 11, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Disrespect for National Anthem Damages NFL as Unifying American Passion
September 11, 2017 from Daily Signal
In a world in which politics now seeps into everything, the degrading state of the NFL has become a perfect example of how our national... Read More The post Disrespect for National Anthem Damages NFL as Unifying American Passion appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Rep. Addia Wuchner studies better ways to treat opioid addiction
September 11, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
McConnell, Bevin release 9/11 memorial videos
September 11, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
State orders 17.4 percent budget cuts in anticipation of $200M shortfall
September 8, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Completion of revitalized visitor center allows guests at Big Bone Lick to better understand parks history
September 8, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Sen. Jimmy Higdon elected to serve as Senate President Pro Tempore
September 8, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
6th Dist. Democratic Congressional candidate Amy McGrath lays out her vision
September 8, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
House transportation workgroup looks at how other states have grappled with funding woes
September 7, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
American and Kentucky Beverage Associations fighting childhood obesity with better drink choices
September 7, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Confronting food scarcity: Policy and government's role in addressing the full picture
September 7, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
COLA adjustments "highly unlikely," legislative leader says
September 6, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Bellevue superintendent who wrote letter on social media to Gov. Bevin says teachers not to blame for pension crisis and willing to work for a compromise
September 6, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Bellevue superintendent says teachers not to blame for pension crisis, will work for compromise
September 6, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
There Is No Such Thing as a ‘Deserving Dreamer’
September 6, 2017 from Daily Signal
Over and over again, from the mouths of politicians in both parties, identity politics purveyors and cheap labor lobbyists, we hear the same refrains about... Read More The post There Is No Such Thing as a ‘Deserving Dreamer’ appeared first on The Daily Signal.
State looks at on-demand license plate issuance
September 5, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Dreamland author Sam Quinones talks with Kentucky doctors about opiate epidemic and their role
September 5, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announces rescinding of DACA program
September 5, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
County Connections: Cumberland Falls history is as interesting as its scenic beauty
September 4, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Former teacher and current legislator questions KTRS recommendations
September 3, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Pension roundtable: What retirees group, Bluegrass Institute have to say about pension reform
September 2, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Attorney General Beshear says he owes "debt of gratitude" to investigators as Longmeyer implicated again
September 1, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Sen. Gerald Neal says time to remove Jefferson Davis statue from Capitol rotunda is now
September 1, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics
Officials note gains made and daunting task ahead in fight against opiate addiction at Louisville rally
August 31, 2017 from CN2 Pure Politics