Posts Tagged ‘Kentucky General Assembly’

Impassioned Debate in the Senate

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

On the Kentucky Senate floor yesterday, lawmakers debated an updated informed consent law for those seeking abortions, and a proposal to move elections for state constitutional officers to even-numbered years.

Read the details in Renee’s recap of Wednesday’s actions in the Senate on KET’s legislative page.

Governor Calls for Bold Action in Budget Address

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Encouraging lawmakers to lead, not cower in the face of tight financial times, Gov. Steve Beshear delivered his budget proposal to a joint session of the Kentucky General Assembly yesterday.

Renee has a recap of his plan, and reaction from House and Senate leaders on KET’s new legislative coverage page.

Details on Implementation of Expanded Gambling

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Rep. Larry Clark (D-Louisville) yesterday outlined two bills on expanded gambling: one creating a simple constitutional amendment for voters to decide on in November, and the other explaining how casinos would be operated and how the state would use gaming revenues.

Read the details in Renee’s recap of Wednesday’s legislative activities on KET’s new legislative coverage page.


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