- Senate leaders ask for special session Updated: Apr-16-14 5:53 pm
- Lawmakers fail to approve bonding for Rupp project Updated: Apr-16-14 12:57 am
- House approves ethics reform Updated: Apr-14-14 8:19 pm
- Gov. clears way for broader projects at colleges Updated: Apr-11-14 8:52 pm
- Ky. Lawmakers vote to offer bourbon tax credit Updated: Apr-03-14 5:23 pm
- 370,000 Kentuckians sign up for health insurance Updated: Apr-01-14 6:28 pm
- Kentucky legislature finishing work for 2014 Updated: Mar-31-14 6:47 pm
- In Kentucky, redistricting changes little Updated: Mar-31-14 2:04 am
- Kentucky lawmakers battle over cancer funding Updated: Mar-27-14 4:25 pm
- Senate budget would cut state mining inspections Updated: Mar-26-14 9:01 pm
- Bills bottleneck in legislature's final week Updated: Mar-24-14 6:20 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The support of the governor, attorney general and leaders of both parties in the state legislature was not enough to pass a bill strengthening sentences for serious heroin dealers and expanding the state's substance abuse treatment programs.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The clock finally ran out on a proposal to insert state-supported bonding into the financing packaging to renovate Rupp Arena.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - House lawmakers overwhelmingly approved sweeping changes to the Legislative Ethics Commission on Monday in an attempt to quell the political storm that erupted last week after the panel did not punish a former lawmaker accused of sexual harassment.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Gov. Steve Beshear said Friday that he vetoed language in the state budget bill that threatened to scale back an ambitious round of construction projects at community and technical college campuses in Kentucky.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky has more barrels of bourbon than it does people - and soon those barrels could be aging tax free.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - More than 370,000 people have signed up for health insurance through the state's marketplace, a project that has come to define Democrat Steve Beshear's term as governor.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The Kentucky General Assembly on Monday banned electronic cigarette sales to minors and approved the state's first use of a medicinal marijuana product, among other measures, on the legislature's last day before the upcoming veto session.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Despite a contentious lawsuit and dramatic regional population shifts, Kentucky's 2013 congressional and legislative redistricting processes have resulted in political stasis.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Earlier this month Kentucky lawmakers Dan Seum and Rocky Adkins - both cancer survivors - spoke at a news conference advocating for an extra $1 million to expand a state colon cancer screening program.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Coal mines in Kentucky would be subject to fewer state inspections under the Senate's budget proposal - a change that safety advocates say would raise the risk for miners, but one the plan's proponents argue is justified given declining mining operations in the state.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The federal government is holding an estimated $200 million of Kentuckians' money, and state treasurer Todd Hollenbach wants it back.