Why such hostility toward a promising policy?

Why such hostility toward a promising policy?

The Elizabethtown Independent School Board recently became the first local education oversight body in Kentucky to express collective hostility toward...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Right-to-work means more jobs—in suits and boots

Right-to-work means more jobs—in suits and boots

In a single day during the first week of the legislative session, Bowling Green Rep. Jim DeCesare’s Economic Development and Workforce Investmen...

January 7th, 2017 |  


End bullying of school choice in Kentucky

End bullying of school choice in Kentucky

To politicians across Kentucky who plan to vote against school choice for any reason, or who think supporting rules allowing only local school distric...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Congress should evaporate Obamacare’s ocean

Congress should evaporate Obamacare’s ocean

Geologists are concerned that the Dead Sea’s water level is dropping faster than Santa from the North Pole on Christmas Eve.Experts estimate the...

December 28th, 2016 |  


Kentucky’s new GOP ready to drain the swamp

Kentucky’s new GOP ready to drain the swamp

Speaker-elect Jeff Hoover, R-Jamestown, whose Republican caucus will control the Kentucky House of Representatives for the first time since 1921, made...

December 17th, 2016 |  


Provide multiple paths for charter-school creations

Provide multiple paths for charter-school creations

School-choice opponents in my Twitter domain are having 140-character conniption fits over President-elect Donald Trump’s stellar decision to ch...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Tobacco-tax advocates suffer from policy schizophrenia

Tobacco-tax advocates suffer from policy schizophrenia

Paducah Sun executive editor Steve Wilson’s recent missive in favor of raising Kentucky’s cigarette tax by a Cuban cigar-sized 40 percent ...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Joy to Kentucky counties! The courts rightly rule

Joy to Kentucky counties! The courts rightly rule

Christmas arrived early in the Bluegrass State this year as courts in different legal spheres rendered welcomed decisions.First, the Kentucky Supreme ...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Electoral College: Games won, not runs scored

Electoral College: Games won, not runs scored

Buttercups and snowflakes on college campuses came out to weep, gnash teeth purpled by sour grapes, shove others around and throw bottles because the ...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Now is not the time for timidity

Now is not the time for timidity

Hardworking Americans labeled “deplorables” by Hillary Clinton, Donald J. Trump’s corrupt and elitist opponent, stormed the Establis...

November 12th, 2016 |