State Politics

Legislative Calendar for Tuesday, February 14, 2017

HOUSE STANDING COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION – 8:30 am, Annex Room 154 Agenda: Bills for Consideration: HB 145, HB 195, HB 231, Career and Technical Education Student Organization Leadership Day, Lexie Grace Emmert, State President, Family Career and Community Leaders of America Members: Rep. John Carney (Chair), Rep. Steve Riley, Rep. Danny…


Legislative Calendar for February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017 HOUSE BUDGET REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION – 2:00 pm, Annex Room 131 Canceled! HOUSE STANDING COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS – 3:00 pm, Annex Room 169 Agenda: For Discussion Only: HB 82 and HB 31 Members: Rep. Kenny Imes (Chair), Rep. DJ Johnson, Rep. Lynn…


Week of February 7th at the State Capitol #KYGA17

From LRC Press Office FRANKFORT — State lawmakers returned to the Capitol this week to start the second part of the General Assembly’s 2017 session. The first portion of the session, held over the course of five days in early January, featured a quick start as seven bills were passed…



College immunization bill clears House committee

From LRC Press Office FRANKFORT—Whooping cough. Measles. Meningitis. Just hearing these words can strike fear in most any parent or school teacher. But it’s not just young school children who are at risk. College and university students can also get communicable diseases says Dr. Patty Swiney, a Kentucky family physician…