June 23, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for June 23, 2011
"What started out as an average summer day with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms, quickly turned into an atypical summer day with an unusual and seemingly unannounced tornado outbreak with very little lead time." [Louisville.com]"U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky, squared off with...
June 19, 2011 - 6:28pm
Rand Paul and Eric Holder think it's safe to try terrorists here. Mitch McConnell and Steve Beshear disagree.
One of Kentucky’s Republican Senators wants the trial of two suspected terrorists held at the military detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The other Senator would prefer the trial be held in Bowling Green, Kentucky, where the Iraqi nationals were captured last month.
June 14, 2011 - 8:42pm
"This administration willfully ignored the requirements of both the Constitution and War Powers Act, thus treating Congress as an irrelevancy,"
Last Wednesday, Kentucky’s Republican junior senator, Rand Paul, addressed the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) on recent foreign policy issues. He expressed concern over the fact that, when President Obama engaged U.S. armed forces in the Libya conflict,...
June 14, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for June 14, 2011
"Louisville’s Metro Council announced late this afternoon that the process has begun to schedule a vote over whether to remove Dr. Judy Green from her position as 1st District Councilwoman, as recommended last Friday by the Metro Ethics Commission." [Louisville.com]"A Rand Paul...
June 13, 2011 - 3:09pm
Tim Profitt pleads guilty in stomping case.
Tim Profitt, the Rand Paul campaign worker who was accused of stomping on a woman at a debate between Rand Paul and Jack Conway last October, has entered a guilty plea in the case.He will serve one year of unsupervised probation and reimburse the victim for $600 in medical costs.