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In the bowels of downtown Louisville, at the Gene Snyder United States Courthouse, a group of legal professionals are hearing arguments about ambulances, hospital contracts, and what to do to save a woman’s life if the procedure designed to take her baby’s life goes wrong. more

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One could only wish that Kentucky Chief Justice John D. Minton was sincere when he said, “Transparency and accountability are bedrock principles in maintaining trust in state government.” More than 30 years after the Kentucky legislature enacted the state's open records laws, the Kentucky Supreme Court has finally acknowledged that it is not above the law. more

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During the month of August, I traveled across Kentucky meeting with constituents to hear their concerns, to update them on the Senate’s business and to ask how I can assist them in Washington. I value the time I spend with my fellow Kentuckians, and these conversations at home help me serve my constituents in Washington. more

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Kentucky’s pension systems are in critical condition. While certain state retirement plans are arguably in "better shape" than others are, every system is severely underfunded and rapidly spiraling downward towards a single outcome: no more money to pay Kentucky’s retirees. more
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As the Twitter dust settles following President Donald Trump’s surprising tweet about the role of transgender people in the military, a number of things have been left murky to say the least. I guess that’s to be expected when the order comes through 140 characters or less. more

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The other evening when I was surfing the TV channels to find something remotely interesting to watch, I happened upon the finals of the Miss America Beauty Pageant. more

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So did you watch the eclipse on Monday? If so, you should no longer be in the dark – approved glasses or no glasses – about an Almighty God who created our universe. His unbelievable power was on full display for all to witness. Millions looked up toward the heavens (Is there a better place to look?) and saw this miraculous sight. more

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How is it that residents in one of America’s most energy-abundant areas now face the real possibility that proposed hikes in their electric bills will result in a hard choice between staying warm next winter and making the weekly trek to the grocery store? … more

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While no consequential research on site-based decision making councils has been conducted since former University of Kentucky professor Jane Clark Lindle’s analysis 16 years ago, evidence abounds that this abnormal approach toward governing public schools is doing little to fulfill its mission, which, according to state statute, “is to improve student achievement.” more

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The threat posed by North Korea took on an entirely new dimension when that nation claimed to have detonated its first thermonuclear device. That would be a genuine game changer. more
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