Bowling Green, Ky – Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell is assuming a higher profile in Washington these days in opposition to a Democratic White House and Congress. As the leader of Senate Republicans, McConnell's challenge is keeping his party relevant in policy-making. Lisa Autry reports on the Louisville Republican's efforts to preserve his party's presence in the Senate.
Frankfort, Ky – The legal battle over Kentucky's attempt to seize the domain names of some Internet gambling sites has reached the state supreme court. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.
Frankfort, Ky – The debate over expanded gambling in Kentucky is again front and center, with the planned introduction of gaming amendments by two, high-profile Senate Republicans. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.
Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky advocates of a smoking cessation program approved in 2007 are calling for funding for the program, which has yet to receive a single state dollar. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.
Frankfort, Ky – The year-long legal battle over Kentucky's attempts to seize the domain names of Internet gambling sites resumes this week in Frankfort. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has details.
Bowling Green, Ky – October 16th marks the 150th anniversary of a pivotal event in US history--John Brown's raid at Harper's Ferry, Virgina. Dr. John Hardin of the WKU History Department says Brown's plan to raid an arsenal and help arm slaves led to increased tensions and more military training in the South. This is the first in a two-part series of stories about the impact the raid at Harper's Ferry had on the country. Dan Modlin reports.