When Mitch McConnell was elected to the Senate, the Cold War was still on. Deng Xiaoping still reigned in China. Where were you in... 1984?
But what about “idiots and insane persons.” The Kentucky Constitution won’t allow them to vote either. Is this entirely fair? Their lack of mental capacity—through no fault of their own—is used by a society prejudiced against the weak-minded to deprive them of their God-given right to self-government. They still pay taxes, don’t they?
Mitch McConnell got some tough-love from Occupy Louisville, when the group protested his vote for the National Defense Authorization Act. Many believe the law effectively repeals the 4th, 5th, 6th, 8th, and 14th amendments to the U.S. Constitution.
Seventy-five years ago the Ohio flooded our River City in Louisville’s worst natural disaster of the 20th century. Join a team of local historians, authors and journalists this Tuesday, February 7th at 7pm, as the Library explores the extraordinary measures taken during The Great Flood.
Never before has the federal government forced individuals and organizations to go out into the marketplace and buy a product that violates their conscience.
Free lunchtime talk at Bellarmine February 9
Meanwhile, the murder mansion is on the market, and would make a lovely residence for some genteel family seeking to settle in the historic Old Louisville neighborhood.
During the LMPD interrogations, both men described how they dug a pit in the basement to hide Carroll’s body; but each claimed the other was responsible for the murder.
“Louisville Water’s history is Louisville’s history and it is rich with scientific and engineering innovation and architectural achievement,” said Louisville Water President & CEO Greg Heitzman. “This project is part of our longstanding commitment to preserve the infrastructure and stories about the people who have guided us to where we are today.”
“We trust the suggestions may serve as a point of departure for discussions on ways to increase revenues and reduce costs.”
Since they have gone almost two years without a contract—and this is the first time they have picketed in protest during that time—they leave the clear impression that their real beef is with the mayor’s plan to reduce wasteful overtime pay.
A Kentucky bridge collapsed after being struck by a cargo ship that was carrying space rocket components to Florida's coast for NASA and the Air Force. No injuries were reported.