Detractors wrong about right-to-work

Detractors wrong about right-to-work

Originators of the “Right to Work: Wrong for Kentucky” sign that still adorns a billboard alongside Louisville’s Watterson Expresswa...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Government broadband: Money pit or silver bullet?

Government broadband: Money pit or silver bullet?

The City of Pikeville recently raised its restaurant tax by a full percentage point just to finance a government-owned broadband network.If history is...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Missing: Checks and balances for school councils

Missing: Checks and balances for school councils

Masterminds of the Kentucky Education Reform Act (KERA) intended by choosing to establish School-Based Decision Making (SBDM) councils as schools̵...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Tax plans, tax plans: Which is fairest of them all?

Tax plans, tax plans: Which is fairest of them all?

Getting rid of an unbalanced reliance on the income tax and moving to an approach that taxes consumption instead would brand Kentucky a state of produ...

April 8th, 2017 updated: April 8th, 2017. |  


Senator Steve Meredith’s legislative update

Senator Steve Meredith’s legislative update

Long nights, intense debate, and media attention from across the globe wrapped up what started as a quiet final week of the 2017 Session of the Kentuc...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Control costs, make health care great again

Control costs, make health care great again

The latest RINO to lose is the Repeal In Name Only health-care bill—also known officially as the American Health Care Act (AHCA)—meant to ...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Senator Steve Meredith’s legislative update

Senator Steve Meredith’s legislative update

Since this is the period of the Legislative Session when the Governor has his veto days and the Senate does not meet, I wanted to discuss the issue of...

March 27th, 2017 |  


A Shakespearean take on an Amish farmer’s tragedy

A Shakespearean take on an Amish farmer’s tragedy

To try, or not to try, that is the question: Whether ‘tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of FDA noncomplianceIs this how Sha...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Senator Steve Meredith’s legislative update

Senator Steve Meredith’s legislative update

Early mornings turned to late nights and spirited debate echoed through the House and Senate chambers as we closed in on the final days of the 2017 Le...

March 20th, 2017 |  


KERA architect spreads fake news about education climb

KERA architect spreads fake news about education climb

David Hornbeck, an architect of the Kentucky Education Reform Act (KERA) who describes himself as a “consultant to the Kentucky legislature, 198...

March 18th, 2017 |