Frankfort, Ky – With Kentucky's finances bleeding red ink, and casino gambling facing an uncertain fate, advocates of a cigarette tax increase continue making their case in Frankfort. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has more.
Frankfort, Ky – A constitutional amendment on casino gambling has stalled in the Kentucky House, after tempers flared over attempts to amend the legislation in committee. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.
Frankfort, Ky – Some major changes to the Kentucky Education Reform Act of 1990 may be coming, if legislation offered by Senate Republican leaders becomes law. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.
Bowling Green, Ky – Most Kentuckians had probably assumed that the state's May primary election would have little impact on this year's Presidential election. But WKU Political Scientist Joel Turner says that could be changing. Dr. Turner says the close nature of the Democratic contest could give Kentucky added significance this May.
Bowling Green, Ky – The US Department of Agriculture has ordered the biggest beef recall in American history after videos surfaced of sick cattle being mistreated at a meatpacking facility. Dr. Nevil Speer is an animal scientist in the WKU Agriculture Department. He says the video clearly depicts clear violations of established standards. He spoke to our Dan Modlin.