Posts Tagged ‘General Assembly’

Democrats Propose Response to Legislative Staff Harassment

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

After the Legislative Ethics Commission cleared former Rep. John Arnold of sexual harassment claims last week, House Democrats announced a plan yesterday to address criticisms about how the ethics panel works.

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

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.

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