Bowling Green, Ky – As pressure builds for Kentucky's four year colleges and universities to improve quality, the state's community colleges are playing an increasingly important role in preparing students for future schooling and the workplace. In the first of a two-part series of reports, Dan Modlin speaks with Dr. Paula Gastenveld, President of Owensboro Community and Technical College, and Dr. Jo Marshall, President of Somerset Community College.
Frankfort, Ky – Governor Fletcher's special session on energy incentives may be on a three-week hiatus, but the state constitution says lawmakers still have to be paid. Our Frankfort Bureau Chief, Tony McVeigh, has this story.
Bowling Green, Ky – Governor Fletcher has decided to adjourn the special legislative session until late July, after Democratic leaders in the House said there is no reason for the session to be held. Also, Democrats are accusing Republicans of dirty politics after the state GOP placed automated phone calls in dozens of districts. Dan Modlin has this in-depth look at the latest controversy in Frankfort.
Frankfort, Ky – Governor Fletcher says he'll spend the next three weeks trying to get his special session on energy incentives back on track. But so far, House Democrats show no signs of wanting to play along with the Governor and Senate Republicans. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports on the latest from Frankfort.