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Should the government provide access to health care for everyone?
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A registered sex offender who assaulted an 11-year-old girl may have his probation revoked after reports of him allegedly using social media, a clear violation of his plea agreement.
Tri-State road crews used a lot of salt on the roads ahead of last week's ice and snow.
A study by the Insurance Research Council puts Kentucky as the eighth worst state for having drivers without insurance.
You may be aware that all 8,000 acres of the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport are in Boone County, but you might not know that the Kenton County Airport Board is the owner of the airport.
THE president is unpopular in Kentucky. In its mountainous east, his name is radioactive: in Clay County, for example, he won only 15% of the vote to Mitt Romney's 84% in 2012.
Information on a proposed Kentucky constitutional amendment that would give cities and counties the authority to impose a local sales tax if voters agree will be explained Saturday at the Kenton Mayors Group.
A super PAC backing Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is again hitting the radio airwaves to tie the Kentucky Republican's opponent to national Democrats.
Corrections officials announced plans Wednesday to fix a faulty system and ensure DNA samples are taken from every Kentucky felon as required by law, acknowledging the failure to collect samples was more widespread than first reported.
Received this e-mail today from Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes' U.S. Senate campaign calling on Senator Mitch McConnell and Congress to raise the minimum wage: Nobody who works a full-time job should be faced with choices like whether to take their children to the doctor or put a warm dinner on the table at the end of the day.
Gov. Steve Beshear says regulations to implement Kentucky's new health benefit exchange will move forward despite Republican efforts to block the rules in committee last month.
A health care call center is expanding its hours to sign up Kentuckians for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.
By the time many of you read this, I'll be traveling to southeastern Kentucky, on my way to the SOAR Summit scheduled for Monday in Pikeville .
Either make a bold and dramatic change in leadership and direction to turn around the failing enterprise or close it.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell appeared before Kentucky's most influential agricultural group on Saturday to explain his vote against a proposed new farm bill, saying the legislation had been overtaken by a too-generous food stamp program that overshadows actual farm policy.
Crowds of concerned citizens joined local, state and federal officials to flood the East Kentucky Expo Center Monday morning, as the Shaping Our Appalachian Region economic summit got underway.