Sen. McConnell noted that, in the House of Representatives, a bipartisan effort to create jobs has resulted in the passage of more than 20 pieces of legislation designed to make it easier for small businesses to create jobs. Unfortunately, the Democratic majority in the Senate has prevented this legislation from being brought forward for a vote.
The front doors of Louisville's Metro Hall, which have been closed since merger in 2003, will be permanently re-opened this month.
Local news for Nov. 7, 2011
Opinion expert to speak at Bellarmine Thursday
Next Sunday is when we usher in Eastern Standard Time, and say good-bye to Eastern Daylight Saving Time. Can NCAA basketball be far behind?
Local news for Nov. 4, 2011
Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway has stated that he will "not support any settlement of the robo signing mortgage foreclosure case that would give expanded civil or criminal immunity to banks or their executives." Details of the settlement that may be announced as soon as next week are starting to leak. If the leaks are accurate, Mr. Conway and a tiny handful of like minded attorneys general may soon be heroes to the cause of fighting the Wall Street influence.
Local news for Nov. 2, 2011
"He's sitting down there with his legs crossed participating in Hindu prayers, with a dot on his forehead, with incense burning around him."
I was asked to make an owl mascot costume out of recycled materials for the Mighty Kindness Hootenanny. This is the result.
Monday morning, on my way to protest John Boehner, Hell suddenly broke loose all around me. I was momentarily surrounded by blaring sirens, arrays of red and blue strobe lights the like of which could have sent every epileptic in the Ohio River Valley into seizures, and a line of long, black, bullet proof SUV's. The guest of honor of our protest, Speaker of the House John Boehner, had arrived.