Ep108 Trump Budget, Henry Clay and more

Show Notes for Episode #108

Laura’s interview with Douglas George the Consul General of Canada in Detroit

“Repealing Other Stuff” – PROPOSED FY 2018 BUDGET TITLED “America First: A Budget Blueprint To Make America Great Again.” President Trump is trying to repeal a lot of other things too using the budget.

LINK to https://kygazette.com/2017/04/trumps-proposed-2018-federal-budget/

“To the Point” Ernst & Young is making an investment in Kentucky Kentucky

OSHA Journal’s George Miller on the Labor Cabinet losing an appeal against UPS

Ron Byrant’s Kentucky History Column “Fate was kind to the Great Compromiser… Henry Clay died before dissolution of nation, horrors of Civil War”

NOTE: Ron Bryant is the special guest on next week’s show discussing the Electoral College

“Under Trump, journalism becomes the news” from John Yemma of the Christian Science Monitor

Dustin Pugel from the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy in Berea. “House GOP plan for ACA repeal is as radical as it is dangerous” and Jim Waters, president of the Bluegrass Institute on Public Policy Solutions “Bevin to Trump: Trade like ours should be replicated, not punished.”

Surprises from the 2017 session of the Kentucky General Assembly.

Listener Question

“I think I understand the filibuster and how it works, but could you clarify “Nuclear Option” and why it’s such a big deal?”

R from Frankfort



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