State Politics


Weekly Legislative Calendar for July 23, 2018

Monday, July 23, 2018 No Meetings Scheduled Tuesday, July 24, 2018 No Meetings Scheduled Wednesday, July 25, 2018 No Meetings Scheduled Thursday, July 26, 2018 10:00 am, Annex Room 129 BUDGET REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TOURISM, AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Agenda: Alcoholic Beverage Control • Matthew Thacker, Director, Division of…


6th Congressional District Candidates Face Off at KSU Forum

The Kentucky Gazette’s editor, Laura Cullen-Glasscock, was selected by Together Frankfort and The League of Women Voters to moderate a forum between the 6th Congressional District Primary Candidates last Tuesday night. Six of the eight candidates were in attendance, Republican Chuck Eddy, along with five Democrats, Lexington Mayor Jim Gray,…


#KYGA Calendar April 13

CAPITAL PROJECTS AND BOND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE – 9:00 am, Annex Room 171 Agenda: Approval of minutes (March 20, 2018) Information Items • Committee Staff Project Report from the Finance and Administration Cabinet • Office of State Budget Director Lease Report from the Finance and Administration Cabinet • Department for Facilities and…


Gov. Bevin Vetoes Legislation

So far, Gov. Matt Bevin has vetoed three pieces of legislation passed this session. Senate Bill 7 didn’t pass muster. That bill would have created the Kentucky Rare Disease Advisory Council, which would have been funded by a state appropriation as well as from donations and other sources. SB 7…