A look back reveals Kentucky’s education progress, continuing challenges

Kentucky has come a long way since it was described as a “Third World country with the nation’s most uneducated workforce.”That dist...

September 27th, 2016 |  


A Prescription for Disaster

For those who may be unfamiliar with the players in the pharmaceutical business, Mylan is a successful, mid-sized manufacturer of branded and generic ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Appalachian Health Hack-a-thon will bring together many

A team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 150 people from across the commonwealth, the directors of both the Nationa...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Appalachian Health Hack-a-thon will bring together many

A team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 150 people from across the commonwealth, the directors of both the Nationa...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


The Climate Change Debate is Over

Earlier this month, Hurricane Hermine caused storm surges that flooded the Florida coast, killed one person, and knocked out power for hundreds of tho...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Another For-Profit College Folds

Picking the right college isn’t a fun process.Whether you’re a high school student eyeing your next step or a bit older looking to improve...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

FRANKFORT – For many of us, the seasons in Kentucky don’t stop with summer, winter, spring and fall. We also look forward to such other se...

September 20th, 2016 |  


“Ban the Box” Helps Ex-Offenders Succeed

More than 700,000 Americans are released from prison each year. We expect them to re-enter society and be law-abiding, but we make it extremely diffic...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Automation’s dominance poses challenges to workforce, economy

It has been striking, watching and listening to the two political campaigns. In both, the challenges seem to be tied to immigration issues, “off...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Finding Solutions to Our Greatest Problem – Substance Abuse

Finding Solutions to Our Greatest Problem – Substance Abuse

FRANKFORT – Substance abuse is the single greatest threat to our Commonwealth.Drugs are killing our children, destroying our families and scarri...

September 15th, 2016 |