December 16, 2011 - 7:30am
Local news for Dec. 16, 2011
"Senate President David Williams, who lost a bid for governor this year, will keep his leadership position in the legislature. Williams, a Burkesville Republican who has headed the Senate since 2000, said after a retreat Thursday for Senate Republicans that there will be no leadership changes...
December 9, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Dec. 9, 2011
"In stinging statement, Louisville Metro Councilman Brent Ackerson, D-26, called for the Government Accountability and Ethics Committee to begin investigating the city’s overtime compensation to public employees. Earlier this week, Mayor Greg Fischer ordered a review of the practices and...
December 1, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Dec. 1, 2011
"A member of the Louisville Metro Council is commenting after several residents filed a lawsuit regarding the council's plans for redistricting. The suit claims the Metro Council's redrawing of the 26 council voting districts will violate a federal law that is meant to protect minority...
November 30, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Nov. 30, 2011
"Gov. Steve Beshear has ordered most state agencies to cut their spending by 2 percent to help balance the state budget for this fiscal year that ends next June 30." [Bluegrass Politics]
November 15, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Nov. 15, 2011
"Using historic public education reforms already well under way as a foundation, the state has submitted its application asking to be relieved of some requirements under the federal No Child Left Behind Act." [WLKY]