April 13, 2012 - 7:23pm
“For twelve years, Kentucky and Kentuckians have suffered at the hands of Senate President David Williams. His rank partisanship, his obstructionist attitude has caused numerous special sessions and has cost taxpayers millions of dollars in unnecessary expenses in conducting business that ought to be done in regular sessions …"
Kentucky’s normally mild-mannered governor, Steve Beshear, was visibly upset last night, as the annual 60-day session of the General Assembly came to an end without voting of several important pieces of legislation. The bicameral legislators adjourned at midnight, but they failed to...
January 4, 2012 - 7:43pm
"No man’s life, liberty, or property are safe while the Legislature is in session.”
The Kentucky General Assembly’s 2012 regular session convened yesterday in Frankfort, for a 60-day session that ends April 9th. We are reminded again of those immortal words of Judge Gideon J. Tucker, a Tammany Hall Democrat, who said: "No man’s life, liberty, or...
May 20, 2010 - 6:56am
A summary of local news for May 20, 2010
Both Republican candidates for U.S. Senate thanked their supporters on Twitter, but neither Democrat did. What would your moms say? [Twitter and Twitter]