To the Editor:Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland’s BackPack Program needs support!Let me begin by saying Thank You to those of you who support Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland and our BackPack Program. This program specifically targets school children who are at risk of being hungry on the weekends when school meals are unavailable. Each child on the program discreetly receives a bag of 12-15 kid-friendly food items upon leaving school for the w...
‘Tis the season to celebrate America’s independence and recent Supreme Court decisions. Last week, we praised the Kentucky Supreme Court’s ruling prohibiting unelected bureaucrats from enforcing smoking bans on private property while giving elected officials a pass on a controversial policy. This week, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Harris v Quinn that homecare providers are not state employees ...
Congressman Brett Guthrie, on Monday, June 30, issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. case: “I applaud the Supreme Court for upholding the principle of religious freedom and striking down the HHS mandate. No employer should be...
Editor,Mr. Camp’s letter in your June 25th issue again prompts me to write asking that we fully examine the actual intent of the Second Amendment as written in 1791. The Second Amendment in 1791 or today does not define “arms,” but it is arguable that back then it meant the same as it does today, weapons and ammunition.
There’s nothing like a massive sinkhole opening up and swallowing eight prized sports cars at the National Corvette Museum to increase ticket sales. Attendance at the Bowling Green attraction is up by as much as 70 percent during some recent months compared to a year ago. And, there’s nothing like a ruling by the Kentucky Supreme Court on issues even remotely related to smoking bans to stir the passions of a commonwealth raised on tobacco.
In the last few weeks, ever since the new national carbon emissions standards were released, I have read a number of editorials about the impact this will have on Kentucky. None of these articles, however, really relied upon the latest and most undisputed evidence regarding the long-term effect of this policy on the commonwealth.
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