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Beshear To Consider Suing FCC Over Net Neutrality Rollback

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is considering joining the lawsuit to stop the FCC's repeal of net neutrality, according to a statement.

Reflections on the Dan Johnson story

Once I got over the shock of reading the headline of Dan Johnson's suicide, my overwhelming emotion was sadness.

State Rep. Dan Johnson Has Died

State Representative Dan Johnson, who allegedly sexually molested a teenage friend of his daughter, has died of an apparent suicide.

Bevin Leads Nation in Social Media Blocks

According to research done by Pro Publica, Kentucky governor Matt Bevin leads the nation's elected officials in blocking social media accounts.

Jones and McConnell Win in Alabama

Tonight, Alabama elected a Democrat to the Senate for the first time in 25 years. But, there were actually two winners: Doug Jones and Mitch McConnell.

The Dan Johnson Story and Reactions

Here is a summary of the Dan Johnson story by the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting (KyCIR), and the reactions after it was published.

“Freeway Blogging” Comes to Kentucky

"Freeway blogging" - or putting up political signs above or near highways - has been going on for a while in California. Now it has come to Kentucky.

Dear Kentucky Lawmakers – Fix the Gun Laws

Do you see this picture? This is the front of the church where I worship. And those are crosses. Crosses on the lawn of our church.

Santa Visits Mitch

Mitch McConnell gets a special visit from Santa, as captured by Aaron Smith. Read the whole post to get the whole story, in this two-part cartoon.

Yes, It Really Is About Race

By word and deed, Trump is a racist. Yet much of the media plays down race as a big, if not the biggest, factor in the president's appeal to white voters.

Repub Tax Bill Hurts Public Schools, Boosts Private

A little-discussed amendment in the Republican tax bill would boost private schools, while another one would significantly hurt public education.

A one-day special session?

Based on a conversation with a lawmaker, here's a question: Could we have a one-day special session?

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