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Welcome to the Commonwealth Policy Center

The Commonwealth Policy Center (CPC) is dedicated to preserving the bedrock values of life, marriage and fiscal responsibility in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. It affirms as stated in the Kentucky Constitution that our civil, political and religious liberties come from God.

To that end, it seeks to educate the general public, work for sound public policies, and influence elections on behalf of conservative candidates.

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The Commonwealth Matters

The Commonwealth Matters is a half-hour weekly podcast that features interviews with state leaders and reaction on important and relevant issues. The program is aired in Bowling Green, Owensboro, Paducah, Mayfield, Ashland, Prestonsburg, and Hazard.

Richard Nelson has appeared on programs on Christian television stations all across Kentucky and is a regular host on WNKJ in Hopkinsville and a monthly guest on WRUS in Russellville.

Pastor Ron Hicks, of Henderson Memorial Baptist Church, is a regular contributor to The Commonwealth Matters as they consider social issues from a Biblical perspective.

Richard Nelson

Director Commonwealth Policy Center

From the Blog

Supreme Court Turns Away Challenge To Men-Only Draft

The US Supreme Court has denied the consideration of a case that challenges the men-only draft. Currently only men are required to register for the draft. The Court refused to hear the case because Congress is currently considering legislation that would include women...

Teacher’s Speech Rights Upheld by Court

If a teacher personally criticizes policies at a school board meeting, you could lose your job. At least that's what the political Left wants to happen. Tanner Cross, an elementary school teacher in Virginia, was fired for speaking out against policies that required...

The US Supreme Court has denied the consideration of a case that challenges the men-only draft. Currently only men are required to register for the draft. The Court refused to hear the case.

More here: https://commonwealthpolicycenter.org/supreme-court-turns-away-challenge-to-men-only-draft-2/

If a teacher personally criticizes policies at a school board meeting, you could lose your job. Tanner Cross was fired for speaking out against policies that required teachers to use a student’s preferred pronouns.
More here:
https://commonwealthpolicycenter.org/teachers-speech-rights-upheld-by-court/

Governor Beshear has once again received bad news from the courts. Beshear’s COVID-19 orders were ruled to be unnecessary and were therefore lifted last Thursday, a day before their expiration. More here:
https://commonwealthpolicycenter.org/boone-county-rules-against-gov-beshears-covid-19-orders/

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