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Commentary: Take a moment to observe Veterans Day

By Sen. Jimmy Higdon

FRANKFORT – The Kentucky State Capitol boasts an impressive collection of public art and memorials.

A large bronze statue of former President Abraham Lincoln stands in the center of the Capitol rotunda. Portraits of state Supreme …

Mayor Fischer and Congressman Yarmuth easily win re-election

Congressman John Yarmuth | Photo via campaign website

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and Congressman John Yarmuth both won their re-election campaigns by wide margins on Tuesday, as the Democratic incumbents were able to win over 60 percent of the vote.…

Kentucky Supreme Court hears pension case arguments

Attorney General Andy Beshear addressing the Kentucky Supreme Court during a hearing in 2017 | Photo by Joe Sonka

The Kentucky Supreme Court heard arguments from Attorney General Andy Beshear and the general counsel for Gov. Matt Bevin on Thursday, …

Americans for Prosperity already gearing up against gas tax hike

Via Public Domain Pictures

Next year’s session of the Kentucky General Assembly is still four months away, but the conservative political advocacy group Americans for Prosperity-Kentucky is getting a head start with a new digital campaign to oppose any legislation …

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin Gave $215K Raise To An Old Army Buddy


When asked about Charles Grindle’s large pay hike, Gov. Matt Bevin took the offensive and attacked the veteran Courier Journal reporter.Tom Loftus

Records show a Kentucky state employee given a $215,000 raise is an old friend and business