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Fletcher's Judge Now Volunteering With Beshear Campaign

Posted: 06/26/2007 - A former judge who authorized a special grand jury to investigate the hiring practices of Gov. Ernie Fletcher's administration now is a volunteer for Fletcher's Democratic challenger, a campaign spokesman said.

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New Kentucky Laws Go On The Books Today

Updated: 06/26/2007 - The General Assembly passed 121 new laws during its regular session earlier this year. The bulk take effect this week, although some had emergency stipulations that put them in effect with the governor's signature and others had different specified start dates.

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Ruling Expected On Louisville Smoking Ban

Posted: 06/26/2007 - Jefferson County Circuit Judge Denise Clayton has heard arguments for and against a request from hundreds of business owners to delay enforcement of a Louisville smoking ban.

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New Laws Taking Effect Next Tuesday

Updated: 06/25/2007 - Clogging is already Kentucky's state dance, the Appalachian dulcimer is the state instrument and "My Old Kentucky Home" has been the official state song for years.

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Bloomberg Leaves Republican Party

Posted: 06/20/2007 - New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg did little on Wednesday to quiet the fierce speculation about a possible independent presidential bid, declaring he intends to remain in his current job but saying of the White House race: "The more people that run for office the better."

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Story Lists Reasons For Henry's Removal From Med School Faculty

Updated: 06/20/2007 - Repeatedly missing surgical procedures performed by students under his supervision and being unavailable when on call for emergencies were cited in a published report as reasons for the removal of former Lt. Gov. Steve Henry from the University of Louisville Medical School faculty.

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Attorney General Objects To Request For Grand Jury Evidence

Posted: 06/14/2007 - The attorney general's office is objecting to a request by the Kentucky Personnel Board for documents gathered by a special grand jury that investigated alleged hiring improprieties by Gov. Ernie Fletcher's administration.

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Certified Primary Results In

Posted: 06/12/2007 - The State Board of Elections has certified results from the May 22 primary, making Gov. Ernie Fletcher the official Republican nominee in his bid for re-election against former Democratic Lt. Gov. Steve Beshear.

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Bush Heads To Capitol Hill

Updated: 06/12/2007 - President Bush, wading deeper into an issue that bitterly divides his party, hopes a personal appeal to fellow Republicans at lunch Tuesday can save his immigration bill.

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ONE Campaign Puts Pressure On Presidential Candidates

Posted: 06/11/2007 - The anti-poverty campaign of U2 rocker Bono is investing $30 million to pressure the presidential candidates to focus on the oft-forgotten issue, with its leaders arguing on Monday that helping the poor is a national security issue.

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