What’s so personal about work zone safety?

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 26th, 2017 |  


For the good of Kentucky, keep NEH and IMLS funding

For the good of Kentucky, keep NEH and IMLS funding

Those of us who work in museums and history organizations commonly hear “if only.”“If only I’d interviewed my grandfather abou...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Kentucky Derby season is prime time for Kentucky Proud

Kentucky Derby season is prime time for Kentucky Proud

The Kentucky Derby elevates the Commonwealth to a global stage. The Derby—as well as the Kentucky Oaks and the run-up to Thoroughbred racingR...

April 17th, 2017 |  


New voluntary ID cards now compliant, yet pose no harm to Kentuckians

New voluntary ID cards now compliant, yet pose no harm to Kentuckians

In 2005, legislation was enacted by the United States Congress to beef up national security by adding new requirements for state driver’s licens...

April 8th, 2017 |  


Consider agriculture’s importance on National Ag Day and all year long

Consider agriculture’s importance on National Ag Day and all year long

National Ag Day is Tuesday, March 21, and it is a good time to reflect on some of the many ways agriculture affects us every day.Agriculture is a majo...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Legislature delivering on pro-life promises

Legislature delivering on pro-life promises

For years, the majority in the Kentucky House of Representatives told the voters one thing but governed in an entirely different manner. Past democrat...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Stand up for your public schools, Kentucky

Stand up for your public schools, Kentucky

In 2014, I was invited to speak to the Kentucky School Boards Association at its annual meeting. I had recently published a best-selling book about th...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Kentuckians deserve the truth

Kentuckians deserve the truth

Kentucky’s Attorney General is the people’s lawyer—not the governor’s lawyer and not the legislature’s lawyer.That is wh...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Highway fatalities on the rise

Highway fatalities on the rise

No one is ever prepared to say a final goodbye. There’s a unique sting that accompanies deaths that were seemingly avoidable and unnecessary. La...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


School choice matters for Kentucky families

School choice matters for Kentucky families

In our country, we love to customize, whether it’s a new addition to the house or the colors and fonts surrounding our text messages. We choose ...

January 24th, 2017 |