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Seven bills passed today by General Assembly, sent to governor

From the LRC Press Office FRANKFORT—Seven bills were given final passage today by the Kentucky General Assembly and sent to the governor’s desk. The bills, covering matters ranging from labor unions and their membership to changes in the state’s informed consent and abortion laws, all include an emergency provision to…


This Week at the State Capitol January 7, 2017

From the LRC Press Office: FRANKFORT — An endless variety of instruments may be used for power-wielding, politics and governance. But the tool of choice for enshrining a historic shift of power in Kentucky this week was a Phillips-head screwdriver. Just minutes after lawmakers convened the General Assembly’s 2017 session…