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President Holds Prime-Time News Conference On Economy

Updated: 03/25/2009 - President Barack Obama claimed early progress Tuesday night in his aggressive campaign to lead the nation out of economic chaos and declared that despite obstacles ahead, "we're moving in the right direction."

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Tea Party Comes To Lexington

Posted: 03/22/2009 - Protesters took to downtown Lexington streets Saturday to sound off on what they think needs to change in state and national government.

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Congressman Chandler Considering US Senate Run

Posted: 03/14/2009 - ...Chandler, a Democrat whose district encompasses Kentucky's rolling horse country, says he has being encouraged by supporters and others to seek the post.

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Ky. Lawmakers Vote To Scrap CATS Test

Updated: 03/14/2009 - ...The proposal to scrap the testing program known as CATS - or the Commonwealth Accountability Testing System - passed the House and Senate with no opposition Friday.

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Ky. Senate OKs Plan To Block Gas Tax Reduction

Updated: 03/05/2010 - ...The Senate approved a plan to prevent a 4-cents-per-gallon drop in Kentucky's gasoline tax. Meanwhile, the House approved the road projects bill on an 87-3 vote.

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Bunning Apologizes For Cursing

Posted: 03/11/2009 - Sen. Jim Bunning has apologized for using profanity in his weekly conference call with reporters on Tuesday.

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Ky. Religious Funding Suit Headed To Appeals Court

Updated: 03/08/2009 - ...lawsuit alleges that the Kentucky Baptist Homes for Children has used public dollars to indoctrinate children and fired a lesbian employee for religious reasons.

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Calamity Days Bill Moves Forward

Posted: 03/05/2009 - A state Senate committee has approved a bill to allow some Kentucky school districts to seek permission not to make up as many as 10 days due to the recent ice storm.

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Deputy Secretary Resigns Over Case

Posted: 03/05/2009 - A man who once ran for governor has resigned from his job as Deputy Secretary of the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

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Kentucky Derby Plans Scaled Down

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Gov. Steve Beshear says Kentucky Derby festivities around the Capitol will change this year as the state looks to save money.

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KY Higher Education Council Mulls Tuition Cap

Updated: 03/02/2009 - If enacted, it would require the University of Louisville and University of Kentucky to increase tuition by around half the 9 percent increase from the current academic year.

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Ky. Lawmakers Want U.S. Flags Made In America

Updated: 03/02/2009 - The bill has sailed through two legislative committees and the Senate without a single "no" vote. It now heads to the House floor where Speaker Greg Stumbo is predicting unanimous support.

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Gingrich Raps Obama For 'Big-Government' Budget

Posted: 02/27/2009 - Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is labeling President Barack Obama's $3.6 trillion budget plan a "higher-tax, weaker-economy, fewer-jobs" blueprint that should trigger the most crucial policy debate since 1980.

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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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