Jazmin and Robert talk a bit about the primary election – the filing deadline was last week, and KREF updated the fundraising database last week as well. The second half of this show is an interview with Denise Gray, a Democratic candidate for the 28th Senate District in Clark, Fayette, and Montgomery counties.
It was a record-breaking week for Democrats in Kentucky ? more people are running for office as Dems than ever before! In this week's show,...
This week, we have an interview with Stefanie Kingsley, the only Democratic candidate for the House seat in District 82, which encompasses all of Whitley County and part of Laurel County in southeastern Kentucky.
In this week's State of Kentucky show, we start with a look at the drastic change to Medicaid that Governor Bevin has proposed. Then,...
We speak with Josie Raymond, a candidate for KY31, about why she's running, what it's like running as a mother of young children, and legislators organizing their communities. Also, AG Beshear's opioid lawsuit, a different lawsuit re the Medicaid waiver, and the school shooting tragedy in Marshall County.
This podcast features an interview with Josh Mers, a candidate for Kentucky House District 88. Before that, Jazmin and Robert talk through the Trump administration's approval of the Medicaid waiver, the Governor's budget request, and then Jazmin talks us through "Marsy's Law" and her issues with the legislation.
The Senator talks about the pension bill: which parts he likes, which parts are troubling, and what the Democratic response to the GOP plan looks like.
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!
Jazmin explains the lawsuit facing the only abortion provider left in KY, and Robert discusses the budget cuts being requested by the Bevin administration.
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.
We talk immigrants in KY w/ Ryan Eller of Define American, and we learn a LOT! Financial impact, ICE, DACA - all covered here. Listen and learn!
The PFM recommendations caused strong reactions on all sides of the pension issue. So we went to Jason Bailey of KCEP to get his calm, fact-based analysis.