Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Eblen’s journalistic hissy

Tom Eblen’s Jan. 31 column, “Devaluing higher education a troubling step back,” is a rambling misrepresentation of Gov. Matt Bevin’s higher education budget proposal. He accused the governor of being ignorant, anti-intellectual and shortsighted.

Letters to the Editor

Fix Kentucky retirement plans now

As a Kentucky Retirement Systems stakeholder, I am gratified by Gov. Matt Bevin’s recognition of the threat to the Kentucky Employees and State Police pension plans. His General Fund budget proposal for the upcoming two fiscal years allocates revenue above the full employer contribution to begin addressing this threat.