Several top officials in Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration are calling for comprehensive reform of Kentucky’s 15 area development districts, saying they no longer trust the agencies to manage and spend millions of dollars.
Conservatives have long been wary of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s conservatives bona fides, but his support for President Donald Trump’s wall amid the longest government shutdown in history bolsters his credibility.
Lawyers for the federal government, who say they aren’t being paid because of the partial shutdown, hope to postpone a lawsuit over tougher eligibility rules that Gov. Matt Bevin wants for Kentucky’s $9.7 billion-a-year Medicaid program.
A Kentucky judge who left the scene of an accident has been suspended without pay for seven days. District Judge William Roberts will start the suspension Feb. 15, the Judicial Conduct Commission said.
A recently retired Kentucky Supreme Court justice who wrote the opinion striking down Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's pension law has responded to the governor's criticism of the ruling as an "unprecedented power grab by activist judges.".
Mayor Linda Gorton and Baptist Health hosted a free screening of the movie “Beautiful Boy” Wednesday and pushed a multidisciplinary community effort to come up with policies, best practices to tackle opioid addiction.
In an extraordinary statement, the Israeli military has confirmed that it attacked Iranian military targets in Syria, hours after carrying out a rare daylight air raid near the Damascus International Airport.
People in the Mexican town where a gasoline explosion killed at least 85 people say the section of pipeline that gushed fuel has been a habitual gathering site for thieves, repeatedly damaged and patched like a trusty pair of jeans.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader, plans this week to bring up legislation that would immediately reopen the government — with funding for shuttered agencies through the end of the fiscal year — and incorporate President Donald Trump’s proposal to offer temporary protections to some immigrants in exchange for $5.7 billion for his border wall, a top aide to McConnell said Sunday.