New law will help bring greater transparency, accountability to area development districts

New law will help bring greater transparency, accountability to area development districts

FRANKFORT – Lost in the headlines of the recently completed 2017 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly is a new law that is designed ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


What’s so personal about work zone safety?

A driver’s split-second decision caused by a brief distraction can impact lives forever.Three years ago this month, I received a phone call abou...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Women’s health is on the chopping block, again

My nieces, who range in age from 17 to 25, grew up in a very different world from the one I knew coming of age in the 1970s.For their entire lives, ab...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


Obamacare Is Actually Working

Question: What do you get when you mix a barrel of fables, a sack of mendacity, and a gross of whoppers – topped with a thick layer of subterfug...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Community Conversations Throughout Kentucky

Community Conversations Throughout Kentucky

As a Senator, my job requires that I spend many hours in Washington, but Kentucky is my home and I make it a priority to be in the state when the Sena...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Living On Purpose

Living On Purpose

We know how important it is to have a good attitude and the correct motives especially when it comes to approaching God. Here are two Bible stories th...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Concerned About Climate Change? Change Where You Bank!

At the end of April, hundreds of thousands of people will take part in the People’s Climate March in DC and around the country. The march will s...

April 20th, 2017 |  


A Great Clucking Idea

If you live in Austin, Texas, the city will pay you to get chickens.That’s right. Whereas in the past, cities often banned urban chickens, our n...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Congrats, Graduates! Here’s Your Diploma and Debt

It’s that time of year again. Flowers are flowering, spring is springing, and across the country college graduates are graduating with their new...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Kentucky Derby season is prime time for Kentucky Proud

Kentucky Derby season is prime time for Kentucky Proud

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Derby elevates the Commonwealth to a global stage. The Derby – as well as the Kentucky Oaks and the run-up to Tho...

April 18th, 2017 |