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I watched the press conference this morning, and took down the ten points as they were shared. Here are my initial thoughts.
Republicans in Washing couldn't kill Obamacare directly, so they are trying a different strategy: "synthetic repeal." Andy Slavitt has the scoop.
A report on the recent KRS Investment Committee meeting, provided to Forward Kentucky by Larry Totten, the president of Kentucky Public Retirees.
Short reaction to Governor Bevin's dig at AG Beshear that used a football analogy. Sort of a FIFY moment, Governor.
Jim Wayne on the 2017 GA, pensions, & tax reform, as well as Gov Bevin and the Republican majority. And, two things he would do if we gave him a magic wand!
We attended a press briefing this morning with Congressman John Yarmuth. Here are twenty points he made about the pending Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill.
For those not familiar with the GrahamCassidy version of Obamacare Repeal®, here's a short but informative thread from Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut.
Before we talk about more cuts and lower pensions, let's stop giving away money through tax breaks. How bad is it? Here's a quick table to show you.
We interview Nicole George, running for Louisville's Metro Council, as she talks about why she is runing and the key issues in her district.
As KY cities debate on whether to become "sanctuary cities," here is something to add to the mix: Research shows that sanctuary cities are actually safer.
As we were researching this topic, we found this video and thought it was worth sharing as well. Are Sanctuary Cities Safer? from Olivia Crellin on Vimeo.
Would just like to note how pleased I am that, after having the site up for some time, we are finally getting some comments on stories from readers.