Articles linked to podcasts and videos, either produced by Forward Kentucky or from other sources.
2022 primary result reactions Members Subscribers Public
Jazmin and Robert react to primary elections across the state including several incumbent legislators losing their seats on both sides of the aisle, major victories for candidates favored in races for mayor in Kentucky's largest cities, and a few other important races.
Election results & uterine insults Members Subscribers Public
Aaron, Kimberly & special guest Nema break down the primary with some surprising and flat-out shocking results. They also discuss the response to the leaked SCOTUS Roe draft opinion, and other very real threats to reproductive justice in Kentucky.
Primarily focused on primaries w/ the Colonels of Truth Members Subscribers Public
The latest episode features updates on the primaries, a story about crypto-mining, and a forum of Lexington City Council candidates.
Interview with Emily Bingham, a primary preview, and Louisville’s budget Members Subscribers Public
Author and historian Emily Bingham talks about her new book on the song “My Old Kentucky Home.” Plus, coverage of primary races, and a look at Louisville’s budget.
This year’s KYGA justice bills Members Subscribers Public
Do you know about the justice bills passed this year in Frankfort? Jazmin Smith does, and we've got her on MKF to tell us all about them. Join us!
This is what Republicans want for your daughter. Members Subscribers Public
A look into the future, as envisioned by Republicans.
Talking accountability w/ guest-host Jeni – and a check-in w/ Bruce Maples Members Subscribers Public
Aaron, Kimberly, and first-time guest-host Jeni (KY 120 United) cover our embarrassing Senators & how we can create some legislative accountability with guest, Bruce Maples, publisher of Forward Kentucky.
Rep. Pamela Stevenson interview, checking in w/ Bruce Maples, KREF update, and more Members Subscribers Public
An interview w/ Col. Pam Stevenson, the state rep for H-43, about serving in the lege. Also, Bruce Maples on new stuff at ForwardKY, the recent KREF report, and more.
Democrats – Talk like this. Message like this. Members Subscribers Public
A Michigan state senator gave a firm and clear floor speech that has gone viral. We Democrats need to learn to be this firm and clear in our own messaging. Watch and learn.
Laugh or cry, either way it’s Sine Die w/ Sen. Reggie Thomas Members Subscribers Public
How the KY General Assembly is jeopardizing utility ratepayers; an effort to RANK the worst of the KYGA, and then long-time friend of the show, State Senator Reggie Thomas for his breakdown of the GA.
Robert LeVertis Bell interview + legislature Sine Die Members Subscribers Public
An interview with Bell, a Democratic Socialist running in House 43. And, with the lege finally done, Robert and Jazmin spoke about the inevitable barrage of lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of the new laws.
Pam Stevenson, a “force of nature” in the KY House Members Subscribers Public
Col. Pam Stevenson, running for her second term in the state House, talked about why she ran the first time, what she has learned, and why she is running again. Her passion for democracy and her commitment to serving all people are truly inspiring.
Growing inequality is “ripping the country apart” – but the Patriotic Millionaires have a solution Members Subscribers Public
A group of multi-millionaires has written a book, and are you ready for the title? “TAX THE RICH!” Yep, and we’ve got the interview to prove it.
Repubs attack Taylor jurors, but let buddy off the hook Members Subscribers Public
Sometimes, the actions of politicians are so partisan and so MEAN that you just shake your head. We interview attorney Anna Whites about just such a situation.
Another boot to the Commonwealth w/guest Angela Evans Members Subscribers Public
Aaron, Kimberly and Doug anoint a new worst politico of the moment; we've got Jason Bailey from the KY Center for Economic Policy in the Campaign Corner; and then we close with an interview with Fayette County Attorney candidate, Angela Evans.
All the session’s vetoes Members Subscribers Public
Robert flies solo today and explains all of the Governor's vetoes since last Wednesday. There were a lot! Plus, a quick hit about a big battery project in Warren County.