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“Big Four” agriculture programs receive big support from state

Source: LRC Press Office FRANKFORT—Over $4.1 million in Kentucky agricultural development funds were recently approved for four programs that have earned the nickname “the Big Four” from state agricultural officials because of their statewide impact. Kentucky Proud, the Kentucky Dairy Development Council, Kentucky Beef Network and the Kentucky Horticulture Council…



Weekly Legislative Calendar for Week of January 30th

Monday, January 30, 2017 INTERIM JOINT COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION – 1:00 pm, Annex Room 154 Agenda: Discussion of Senate Bill 1 Members: Sen. Mike Wilson (Co-Chair), Rep. John Carney (Co-Chair), Sen. Julie Raque Adams, Sen. Danny Carroll, Sen. David P. Givens, Sen. Jimmy Higdon, Sen. Alice Forgy Kerr, Sen. Stephen Meredith,…


Episode 103 The Kentucky Gazette Podcast

This is episode 102 of the Kentucky Gazette Podcast This episode we look at: Senate takes first step to repeal ACA by Steven Porter In Notes & Quotes Reaction to Kentucky’s new Right to Work law Speakers Jeff Hoover’s address on the first day of the Kentucky General Assembly KET’s John Gregory’s…


Inaugural address: Trump’s full speech

On Friday, January 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump was sworn is as the 45th President of the United States. This is a transcript of his inaugural address as delivered: TRUMP: Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans and people of the world, thank you….