Doc for Prez

CQ-Roll Call's David Hawkings takes a look at U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's run for the White House and how his profession plays a role in policy and politics.

Kentucky Senate Democrats, including Minority Floor Leader Ray S. Jones II, above, are complaining that GOP leadership in the chamber are pushing through bills too quickly and in violation of the constitution.

Fast Bills in Ky Senate

Gov. Steve Beshear touts  success of SOAR.


Sadly, Kentucky's drug problem is featured in major HuffPo heroin story.


Ronnie Ellis writes about Kentucky's role in the new John Grisham novel.

Daybook

18 February 2015

9:00 a.m.: Ky Association of Manufacturers hosts first KY FAME conference.

17 February 2015

11:00 a.m.: Fed Reserve VP LaVaughn Henry talks policy. Kentucky State University

The Kentucky Gazette

The Commonwealth's Journal

on Public Affairs, Government & Politics

Talk About It

Birthdays

Friday, Feb. 13 – state Rep. Kenny Imes, 68; Tuesday, Feb. 17 – state Rep. Jim Glenn, 67; Wednesday, Feb. 18 – U.S. Rep. Brett Guthrie, 51;  Friday, Feb. 20 – U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, 73, and state Rep. Jody Richards, 77; Sunday, Feb. 22 – state Rep. Adam Koenig, 44

Kentucky Legislative Research Commission

11 February 2015

9:00 am.: Kentucky Arts Day, Capitol Rotunda