December 20, 2011 - 10:08am
Local news for Dec. 20, 2011
"A key lawmaker called for the resignation of Cabinet for Health and Family Services Secretary Janie Miller on Monday, saying the agency has misled legislators regarding child abuse records and other key issues. Republican Sen. Julie Denton of Louisville, chairwoman of the Senate Health and...
September 26, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for September 26, 2011
"Once the darling of Central Kentucky environmentalists (you know, the folks he owes his 600-vote victory last year to), Rep. Ben Chandler has made a string of anti-environmental regulation votes since the beginning of the year.
August 2, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for Aug. 2, 2011
"After weeks of contentious negotiations, the U.S House of Representatives easily passed a measure to raise the country’s debt ceiling Monday and avoid the first federal government default. The vote was 269 to 161, but many Democratic slammed bill, including Congressman John Yarmuth, D-...
July 7, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for July 7, 2011
"Candidates for governor, U.S. senators and a 'farewell' speech by Lt. Gov. Daniel Mongiardo will highlight this year’s Fancy Farm picnic, which traditionally kicks off the fall campaigns in Kentucky." [Bluegrass Politics]"The conversion of a onetime railroad bridge...
April 6, 2011 - 7:26am
Local news for April 6, 2011
"[Congressman John] Yarmuth chastises the Republican Party’s hideous 'budget plan,' which amounts to an egregious heist of wealth from the 98 percent of Americans by the top two percent, who are currently wondering whether to line their hot tubs with platinum or the more cost-effective gold." [LEO...