Arguments, Then Compromise on State Budget

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

After five days of budget talks that occasionally erupted in verbal fireworks, lawmakers successfully arrived at a state spending plan for the next biennium.

Read Renee’s recap of the negotiations on KET’s Legislative Coverage site.

Snow Days and Juvenile Justice Reform

Friday, March 28th, 2014

The Kentucky House and Senate have finally agreed on a plan to help schools make up missed days because of snow. Meanwhile a measure to reform the state’s juvenile justice system is a step closer to becoming law.

Read Renee’s recap of these and other legislative activities.

Road Plans and Cannabis Oil

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

A bill to legalize medicinal use of cannabis oil to treat juvenile seizures appears set to become law, but conference committees will have to broker compromise deals on the state road plans.

Renee has the details on KET’s Legislative Coverage site.

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