Updated: 03/29/2007 - Secretary of State Trey Grayson has asked the governor to consider ways to help cash-strapped counties across the state cover the costs of administering a runoff election this June.
Posted: 03/28/2007 - A former deputy inspector general of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet was fired in 2005 for political reasons and should be reinstated with back pay, a hearing officer recommended Wednesday.
Posted: 03/28/2007 - The Kentucky Horse Park came away empty-handed after seeking money to build an outdoor stadium in preparation for the 2010 World Equestrian Games.
Posted: 03/28/2007 - These bills passed during the Kentucky General Assembly session. The bills have been signed into law by Gov. Ernie Fletcher, except where otherwise noted. The texts of all bills may be read at http://www.lrc.ky.gov/
Updated: 03/28/2007 - These bills failed to pass during the Kentucky General Assembly session. The texts of all bills may be read at http://www.lrc.ky.gov/
Posted: 03/28/2007 - Governor Fletcher says a special session could be called later this year.
Posted: 03/27/2007 - Hillary Rodham Clinton raises nearly $3 million in a single event and husband Bill pleads for more. John McCain publicly frets about falling financially behind.
Posted: 03/27/2007 - The former solid waste coordinator for Clay County has been indicted.
Posted: 03/22/2007 - The speed limit on rural portions of Kentucky interstate highways and parkways will soon increase to 70 miles-per-hour. Governor Fletcher signed a bill, changing the speed limit, into law today.
Posted: 03/21/2007 - Another former top-ranking official in Gov. Ernie Fletcher's administration is expected to back his GOP primary opponent Anne Northup, her campaign said Wednesday.
Posted: 03/20/2007 - A politically troubled county on the fringe of Kentucky's Bluegrass region had a nearly $600,000 deficit last year, according to a state audit released Tuesday.
Updated: 03/20/2007 - Senator Jim Bunning says a plan to overhaul Kentucky's pension system would overburden the state's financial future.
Posted: 03/19/2007 - Perhaps no health insurer has more to lose than Humana as Congress considers cutting payments to private companies that run Medicare plans.
Posted: 03/19/2007 - A county-judge executive from the Kentucky Bluegrass region's outskirts followed a federal court order to resign Monday after his conviction for conspiring to buy votes.
Updated: 03/19/2007 - Linda Englund placed flowers beside a small white flag commemorating a soldier killed in Iraq, knowing it could have been her son who became a casualty of war.
Posted: 03/19/2007 - Prospective voters eager to learn more about John McCain or to become an Internet "friend" of Barack Obama now have a new online opportunity.
Posted: 03/19/2007 - A former top aide to George Pataki has signed on with Republican presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani, another sign that a White House bid by the one-time New York governor is unlikely.
Posted: 03/16/2007 - Former CIA officer Valerie Plame told a congressional committee Friday that she believes she was outed in 2003 for "purely political reasons."
Posted: 03/15/2007 - A staffer on Louisville millionaire Bruce Lunsford's gubernatorial campaign has defected. Political consultant Jason Shemanski has taken a position with Lunsford rival Otis Hensley.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama vowed Thursday not to make the marital and other personal troubles of political rivals a campaign issue.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - Bruce Lunsford got a head start on his Democratic gubernatorial rivals Thursday by launching his first television ad, which offers a biographical sketch and stresses his plan for universal health coverage.
Updated: 03/15/2007 - A federal grand jury in northern Kentucky is investigating the handling of a legal settlement involving the popular diet drug fen-phen.
Updated: 03/15/2007 - The campaign headquarters of Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards was evacuated Wednesday after a staff member opened a letter containing white powder, a campaign official said.
Updated: 03/13/2007 - Governor Says He Will Sign It.
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