The State of Kentucky is the live-streamed video show from Forward Kentucky. With publisher Bruce Maples as the host, it streams live to Facebook and YouTube on Fridays at noon, and features interviews, analysis, explainers, and commentary. You can watch the recorded show later on both outlets, as well as on the Forward Kentucky site, or you can subscribe to the podcast on most podcast providers.
It's been a traumatic and historic time in our history. We talk with Cong. John Yarmuth and Prof. Josh Douglas about the attack on the Capitol, the vote to impeach, the strains on our democracy, and what comes next.
We talk with the journalists from the Courier-Journal who created the series "Beyond Breonna," which looks at systemic racism in Louisville. This is a critical topic, not only for Louisville but for our state.
The Electoral College has voted, and it's over, right? Then what's up with Congress counting votes on January 6? Could Trump still steal it then? Join us as we talk with lawyer and analyst Teri Kanefield about that date, as well as why Republicans are still supporting Trump.
Do you feel like we are swimming in conspiracy theories, on both sides of the aisle? Why are they happening? Join Dr. Jan Hillard as we discuss his insights on conspiracy theories, the election, and our society.
The election wraps up in a few days, with some expected winners and some upsets. Which seats will flip? What will be the biggest surprise? Join us on The State of Kentucky as we break down the election with Trent Garrison, and see if you agree with our predictions!
Here we are, less than two weeks till Election Day, and in Louisville there is a ballot initiative to stop a school tax increase. Join us for a discussion with Gay Adelmann and Denita Wright about all things JCPS Tax Increase.
Gretchen Hunt has had a distinguished career in public service. Now she takes the reins of the premier political training for women. What are her goals? What does she see for 2020 and beyond? Find out on this episode!
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