Posted: 8:29 PM Last week I posted a week long series of articles from the Heritage Foundation discussing President Obama’s health care plan. I received several comments regarding those articles. At least one viewer questioned whether WYMT was biased.
Posted: 10:07 AM Secretary of State Trey Grayson is my guest Monday October 26th on Issues & Answers: The Mountain Edition. Grayson is seeking the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate. What would you like to ask the Trey Grayson? I’ll use some of you questions when I sit down with the Secretary of State to tape the show Tuesday morning.
Posted: 9:54 PM Texas Congressman Kevin Brady says the American public is buying the President’s “myths” when it comes to health care and economic recovery. Brady says,"Government interference drives costs up, not down." Watch the address here.
Updated: 2:31 PM Here is the fifth and final part in a week long series from the Heritage Foundation focusing on President Obama’s health care plan.
I’ve already received several comments regarding the series. I’ll post all of those opinions next week.
Posted: 6:41 PM The House voted today to allow suspected terrorist at Guantanamo Bay to be transferred to U.S. soil to stand trial. Congressman Rogers isued some blistering comments on the House floor. You can watch his speech here.
Posted: 6:50 PM Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says the health care plan approved today in committee is “not what the vast majority of Americans would consider reform.” Listen to his Senate floor speech here.
Updated: 11:19 AM State Attorney General Jack Conway is my guest Monday, October 19th on Issues & Answers: The Mountain Edition. The Louisville attorney is seeking the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate. What would you like to ask the Jack Conway? I’ll use some of you questions when I sit down with the Attorney General to tape the show later this week.
Posted: 5:56 PM A new report suggests the Senate’s health care legislation will cost American families thousands of dollars more each year. The study commissioned by America’s Health Insurance Plans projects the average family of four will pay $1,700 a year more beginning in 2013. Premiums for a single person will go up $600.
Posted: 10:07 PM The Senate Finance Committee is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a 10-year, $829 billion dollar health care plan. Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell pedicts it will "never see the light of day."
Posted: 7:40 PM President Barack Obama says he accepts the Nobel Peace Prize as a "call to action" to work with other nations to solve the world's most pressing problems. Meanwhile others are asking, "He won, for what?"
Posted: 1:45 PM Christmas is still more than two months away but the debate over the “true” meaning of the holiday is already heating up.
Check out this latest Stoplight video from Focus on the Family’s Stuart Shepard.
Updated: 11:55 AM Harlan is the only county in the state without a major four-lane highway. Leaders in my hometown want the project to start with widening the road from Harlan to Pineville. A move most will agree is vital to the county’s economic future.
Posted: 8:03 AM
- President Barack Obama is refusing to describe the type of military support the U.S. will give to Syrian rebels even as he praises a decision by world leaders at a just-completed summit to seek a negotiated peace.
Updated: 8:16 AM
- A restored OH-23 Raven helicopter used as a utility, observation and medical evacuation aircraft during the Korean War is being dedicated at Fort Campbell where it will be permanently displayed on the Warrior Transition Battalion grounds.