Right-to-work

Right-to-work

Governor Matt Bevin has made it no secret that he favors so-called “right-to-work” legislation for the upcoming session of the Kentucky Ge...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Overtime rules: Swan song in ‘fairness’ fiasco

Overtime rules: Swan song in ‘fairness’ fiasco

When President Obama first proposed new overtime rules last year, comedian Jodi Miller joked that “aides say after six and a half years in offic...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Book Review

This book by Norbert Clark offers a vivid and detailed account of daily life on various Grayson County farms in the 1930s, 40s, and 50s, thanks to the...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Regulating’s first rule: Help, don’t harm

Regulating’s first rule: Help, don’t harm

Americans of all political persuasions want safe working conditions, clean air and unpolluted water.But reform is clearly needed when government begin...

September 17th, 2016 |  


AG slams door on open-government patriot

AG slams door on open-government patriot

It’s disgraceful that the leadership in a government office where problems have grown like kudzu would force out its brightest light: a public s...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Amye Bensenhaver

Amye Bensenhaver

Amye Bensenhaver likes to talk. There’s no denying that. She’s talks fast, too, like she’s afraid she won’t be able to give yo...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Keen and constant vigilance

Keen and constant vigilance

What a jewel we have in the Waterfront Park! This summer, I visited it frequently with my grandchildren, Maya age 7 and Tyson age 5. The Adventure Pla...

September 3rd, 2016 |  


‘Original intent’ the right solution to Kentucky Wired boondoggle

‘Original intent’ the right solution to Kentucky Wired boondoggle

The theory of original intent may be a legal concept in which judges ascertain what America’s founders really meant when they wrote the Constitu...

September 3rd, 2016 |  


Kentuckians need to rally to lead nation in educational reform once again

Kentuckians need to rally to lead nation in educational reform once again

We have a moral obligation to all of the commonwealth’s students to address the achievement gap and the implications it has on the future of our...

September 3rd, 2016 |  


Outrage over Bevin’s Medicaid waiver proposal

Outrage over Bevin’s Medicaid waiver proposal

In spite of massive public outcry which included testimony from medical professionals, warnings from vision and dental experts, fact driven data from ...

August 29th, 2016 |