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Obama Gives "Day of Reckoning" Speech

Posted: 02/25/2009 - President Barack Obama promised a nation shuddering in economic crisis Tuesday night that he would lead it from a dire "day of reckoning" to a brighter future, summoning politicians and public alike to shoulder responsibility for hard choices and shared sacrifice.

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Governor, Officials Honor Black History Month

Posted: 02/19/2009 - The ceremony took place at the state Capitol Rotunda before statues of President Abraham Lincoln and his confederate counterpart, Jefferson Davis.

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Mayor Newberry Returns To Washington

Posted: 02/19/2009 - The mayor will be at the White House on Friday to meet with several cabinet secretaries and possibly President Obama.

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Durbin Confirms Ethics Probe into Burris

Posted: 02/18/2009 - The Senate's second-ranking Democrat, Dick Durbin, confirms that a preliminary Senate ethics investigation is under way into his fellow Illinois senator, Roland Burris.

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Romeo Makes Repeat Appearance In Frankfort

Posted: 02/12/2009 - He was the mascot for animal abuse legislation last year. On Thursday, Romeo the dog made a return appearance to the state capital.

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Student's Death Prompts Legislation

Posted: 02/12/2009 - A bill proposed by a Kentucky legislator following the heat death of a high school football player in August would require football and other coaches to provide an icy pool at outdoor practices and events on hot days.

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Alcohol/Tobacco Tax Bill Passes House

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Consumers would pay 30 cents more for a pack of cigarettes, and 6 cents more for every dollar of alcohol bought.

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Keeping Kids Safe Online

Posted: 02/11/2009 - A bill to prohibit sex offenders from using social networking site was heard in a legislative committee on Wednesday.

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Ky Cigarette, Liquor Taxes May Jump

Posted: 02/07/2009 - Lawmakers are considering increasing the state's cigarette tax by as much as 50 cents a pack and raising the tax on alcoholic beverages on either the wholesale or retail level - could take effect Sat. Feb. 14

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Gambling Issue Pushed To Back Burner

Posted: 02/06/2009 - House Speaker Greg Stumbo says legislation that would allow more gambling at horse tracks has been overlooked because of what he called more pressing matters.

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911 Bill Clears Committee

Updated: 02/05/2009 - A bill that would keep you from hearing 911 calls over TV and radio is moving through the general assembly.

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State Of The Commonwealth Address

Posted: 02/04/2009 - While crews across the state are working to recover from last week's ice storm, Governor Beshear is getting set to talk about how things are going across Kentucky.

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