Frankfort, Ky – A burgeoning prison population, and the human and financial costs associated with it, has Kentucky lawmakers considering a major overhaul of the state's penal code. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.
Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky Senator Joey Pendleton of Hopkinsville and Murray State University are rebutting fraud allegations leveled against Pendleton by the state Republican Party. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.
Frankfort, Ky – A Frankfort judge says the Commonwealth of Kentucky may continue to seek forfeiture of the domain names of 141 Internet gambling sites. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh is tracking the lawsuit's progress.
Bowling Green, Ky – The head of the Republican Congressional Campaign Committee believes this year's presidential election will help the GOP in Kentucky's 2nd District House race. Kevin Willis explains.
Bowling Green, Ky – You might call Labor Secretary Elaine Chao the "last woman standing" in the Bush Administration. Chao, the wife of Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, is the only original cabinet member still left. She came to Bowling Green recently to speak to female voters. Our Lisa Autry interviewed Chao at a local event.
Frankfort, Ky – A Frankfort judge says an early release program for Kentucky prison inmates may continue, for now. But as Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports, the judge wants to know more about how the program's being applied.
Bowling Green, Ky – At WKU and many other US universities, renewed emphasis is being put on study abroad programs. WKU Study Abroad Director Reed Vesey spoke to us about the challenges in convincing students to study overseas, and the impact it has on those students and the Bowling Green campus when they return from their international adventures.