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PSC taking comments on utilities’ long-term plans; hearing July 12 Subscribers Public

Next week, the Kentucky Public Service Commission takes public comments in person on a long-term plan by the state's major utilities.

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Abortion in KY: Allowed for now, but AG keeps appealing to higher courts Subscribers Public

Kentucky’s trigger law is not in effect at the moment, due to a number of court rulings – but AG Cameron is continuing his appeals of those rulings.

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KDP chair Colmon Elridge on overturning Roe Subscribers Public

Kentucky Democratic Party Chair Colmon Elridge released the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade:

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KY Dem reactions to SCOTUS ruling Subscribers Public

Statements by seemingly every elected official in Kentucky are pouring into the ForwardKY inbox. Here are a few from KY Dems in office.

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Quarles gets 52 new endorsements; Cameron gets one – Trump’s Subscribers Public

The simmering GOP feud over who gets to run against Andy Beshear next year took another step toward “Boil” over the past few days.

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Law enforcement groups voice support for gun safety measures Subscribers Public

National law enforcement groups are joining the chorus of Kentuckians calling on the U.S. Senate to pass meaningful gun-safety measures.

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The January 6th Hearings: Day One Subscribers Public

A summary by Kimberly Scott of day one of the January 6th committee public hearings.

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Maddox jumps in, and KDP responds Subscribers Public

As expected, state Rep. Savannah Maddox announced she is running for Kentucky governor in 2023, saying she is the “authentic conservative” in the race.

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Legislative leaders looking ahead to plans for 2023 Subscribers Public

House Speaker David Osborne, R-Prospect, described some of the work that is already underway.

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Thursday News & Notes Subscribers Public

Snippets and excerpts about politics and government from across the state

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Statements on shootings by KY120 United AFT and by AFT president Subscribers Public

Statements from both the Kentucky AFT chapter and the AFT national president

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Thursday News & Notes Subscribers Public

Headlines from across the political landscape, including one just now breaking via Twitter.

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Legislature funds health insurance for Kentuckians who make too much to qualify for Medicaid but too little to buy private coverage Subscribers Public

Kentucky is taking advantage of a little-used provision of the ACA to create a health-insurance plan for Kentuckians who make too much to qualify for free Medicaid coverage but not enough to pay for private insurance.

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2022 Primary: Winners, losers, drama, and all results Subscribers Public

A wrap-up of Kentucky primaries, with tables show all race results.

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Friday News & Notes Subscribers Public

Yay, it’s Friday! But the news never stop, even for the weekend. Here’s the latest News & Notes from across the political landscape.

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KDP files ethics complaint against Cameron Subscribers Public

The Ethics Commission has ruled multiple times that an AG can’t use his office to target a political opponent. The KDP alleges that Daniel Cameron has done exactly that.

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