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Birthdays

Wednesday, Dec. 4 – state Sen. Mike Wilson; Thursday, Dec. 5 – state Rep. Melinda Gibbons Prunty; Friday, Dec. 6 – state Rep. Joni Jenkins; Thursday, Dec. 19 – state Sen. Johnny Ray Turner; Monday, Dec. 23 – state Sen. Ernie Harris and state Sen. Morgan McGarvey; Tuesday, Dec. 24…


Kentucky General Assembly: Calendar

Kentucky General Assembly Legislative Calendar Monday, Sept. 16 10 a.m., Annex Room 149: Administrative Regulation Review Subcommittee Tuesday, Sept. 17 1 p.m., Annex Room 129: Education Assessment and Accountability Review Subcommittee 1 p.m., Annex Room 171: Capital Projects and Bond Oversight Committee Wednesday, Sept. 18 1 p.m., Annex Room 129:…


Casinos on the horizon?

State Rep. Dennis Keene, D-Wilder, prefiled a bill for the 2020 session of the Kentucky General Assembly that would allow casinos in the commonwealth. Bill Request 80 would limit licenses to four free-standing casinos in precincts that approve expanded gaming and would allow expanded electronic games at horse tracks that…


Yarmuth discusses crafting budget

U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth, a Louisville Democrat and chairman of the House budget committee, shares his thoughts on the priorities and challenges found in creating the next federal budget in an interview at the 2019 Fiscal Summit hosted by the Peter G. Peterson Foundation at the Newseum in Washington D.C….


Databook: Status quo for Ky’s US House

Cook Political Report updated its “U.S. House District Databook,” and barring any major problems, it looks like Kentucky’s congressional delegation will remain in current party control. Cook’s analysis contains a Partisan Voter Index for each congressional district in the nation based on how voters in a district voted for president…