Politics & Government

Politics & Government

Kentucky turns 225 on June 1. Here’s how to celebrate.

Kentucky and several communities throughout the state are planning unique ways to celebrate the Commonwealth’s 225th birthday throughout the year.

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New laws bringing record-breaking investment to Kentucky, Bevin says

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin attributes record-breaking business investment in the state to a new law that prohibits unions from requiring employees to pay dues in a unionized workplace. While speaking at the Capitol on May 26, 2017, he derides a lawsuit filed this week that challenges the constitutionality of the law.
Daniel Desrochers ddesrochers@herald-leader.com
New laws bringing record-breaking investment to Kentucky, Bevin says 1:16

New laws bringing record-breaking investment to Kentucky, Bevin says

Kentucky ready to celebrate its 225th birthday 0:32

Kentucky ready to celebrate its 225th birthday

McConnell speaks about miners' health benefits on U.S. Senate floor 1:01

McConnell speaks about miners' health benefits on U.S. Senate floor

Andy Barr supporter clashes with protester outside town hall meeting 0:18

Andy Barr supporter clashes with protester outside town hall meeting