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Race for Senate 31 drawing big attention

All six of Kentucky’s living Democratic governors have thrown their support behind the Democratic nominee in the special election for the Senate District 31 seat, and the leader of the U.S. Senate is backing the GOP nominee. Signals an expensive race. Former Govs. Steve Beshear, John Y. Brown Jr., Martha…


Legislative Calendar for February 28, 2019

Senate Standing Committee on Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection 9:00 am, Annex Room 169 Agenda: Pledge of Allegiance Bills for Consideration • 19RS SB 227/CI/LM – AN ACT relating to abortion and declaring an emergency. • 19RS HB 196 – AN ACT relating to the Emergency Response Commission. •…


Legislative Calendar for Tuesday, February 12, 2019

House Standing Committee on Education 8:00 am, Annex Room 154 Agenda: Celebrate Today; Own Tomorrow Career and Technical Education Student Organization Leadership Day • Katlyn Barnes, Franklin-Simpson High School, State President, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Bills for Consideration • 19RS HB 22 – AN ACT relating to local boards…


Legislative Calendar for Monday, February 11, 2019

Administrative Regulation Review Subcommittee 1:00 pm, Annex Room 149 Members: Sen. Stephen West (Co-Chair), Rep. David Hale (Co-Chair), Sen. Julie Raque Adams, Sen. Perry B. Clark, Sen. Alice Forgy Kerr, Rep. Mary Lou Marzian, Rep. Jason Petrie, Rep. Tommy Turner House Standing Committee on Elections, Constitutional Amendments, and Intergovernmental Affairs 2:00…


Legislative Calendar for Wednesday, February 6, 2019

House Standing Committee on Agriculture 8:30 am, Annex Room 129 Agenda: Update on the Industrial Hemp Program • Commissioner Ryan Quarles, Kentucky Department of Agriculture Issues Facing CBD Companies • Katie Moyer, Kentucky Hemp Works • Jason Marshall, Rocky Ridge Hemp Company Members: Rep. Richard Heath (Chair), Rep. Mark Hart, Rep….