Kentucky Politics Distilled: Protests And Pensions

Mar 17, 2018

Noah Young, left, and Brielle Freeman were among about 100 students at South Warren High School taking part in the nationwide walkout in honor of the 17 killed in Parkland, Florida.
Credit Rhonda Miller

This week in Kentucky politics, students marched on the state Capitol to call for lawmakers to come up with solutions to school shootings; during a radio interview, Gov. Matt Bevin lashed out at teachers for protesting a plan that would take some of their retirement benefits away; and the pension bill that teachers have been protesting, well, it’s on life support.

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