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  1. Is the Cromnibus bill all it's cracked up to be?Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Contractor

    Next week, Congress will be adjourning marking the conclusion of the 113th Congress. The 114th Congress will convene on January 6, 2015.

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  2. Senate taking up $1.1T bill to keep gov't runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    With a midnight ... . Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid of Nev., left, talks with Senate Minority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell of Ky.

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  3. Overnight Tech: Dems applaud FCC vote on funds for school InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Hill

    LEDE: Democrats on Capitol Hill and advocates hailed a $1.5 billion increase to the funding cap for a program designed to provide broadband Internet for schools and libraries. The FCC voted 3-2 on Thursday to increase the cap on the E-rate program to a total of $3.9 billion per year by raising fees on phone users by about $2 a year per phone line.

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  4. Municipalities deliver broadband via partnershipsRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Government Computer News

    Municipal governments are developing creative partnerships to bring broadband and faster Internet access to citizens and businesses in their communities, including building their own infrastructure and partnering with Google to install Google Fiber. "Hundreds [of cities and towns] have done something already, and hundreds more are evaluating it now and are likely to take action," said Christopher Mitchell, director of the Community Broadband Networks Initiative at the Institute for Local Self-Reliance, according to a report on Ars Technica .

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  5. Reclassifying broadband: Big win for rural Ky.?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    "A big win for rural communities." That's how the National Rural Assembly views President Obama's endorsement of treating broadband service like telephone service.

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  6. Status quo equals no go for KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    This past week 24/7 Wall St., a financial news and opinion website, released their annual rankings of The Best and Worst Run States in America. It is regrettable to see that over the course of this past year, Kentucky has slipped further in their rankings.

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  7. Status quo equals no go for KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    This past week 24/7 Wall St., a financial news and opinion website, released their annual rankings of The Best and Worst Run States in America. It is regrettable to see that over the course of this past year, Kentucky has slipped further in their rankings.

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  8. The FAA wona t make up its mind on drone rules until 2017 a " at the earliestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Washington Post

    In August, the Federal Aviation Administration missed a key deadline for developing rules for small commercial drones. That failure has infuriated businesses that want to test and use drones for delivering goods, monitoring crops and doing other awesome things.

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  9. 21 Hot Housing Trends for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Realtor Magazine

    This time of the year, we hear from just about every sector of the economy what's expected to be popular in the coming year. Foodies with their fingers on the pulse of the restaurant industry and hot TV chefs will tell us to say goodbye to beet-and-goat cheese salad and hello roasted cauliflower, and there's no end to the gadgets touted as the next big thing.

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  10. 'Super I-way' set for Harlan, BellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Construction of a new highway which will run through Bell and Harlan counties is set to begin in the near future, possibly sometime next year. However, not one car or truck will ever travel on this highway, which U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers has dubbed a "Super I-way."

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  11. Budget: Must-pass items clog lawmakers' agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    In this July 31, 2014 file photo, House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky. walks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  12. Key lawmakers seek pension changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    In this July 31, 2014 file photo, House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky. walks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  13. Lawmaker discuss change to allow pension reductions at endangered multi-employer plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    In this July 31, 2014 file photo, House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky. walks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  14. GOP seeks to ease regulations on spending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    Republicans sought to ease federal regulations on the trucking industry, financial sector, federally-funded school lunch program and more on Monday in last-minute bargaining over a $1.1 trillion spending bill to keep the government operating past a Thursday midnight deadline. FILE - In this July 31, 2014 file photo, House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky.

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  15. Measure to tax Internet sales deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    No bill allowing the taxation will be taken up before Congress' lame-duck session ends, meaning that purchases made through online merchants such as Amazon will continue to be tax-free for the foreseeable future. A coalition made up of state and local government groups and traditional "bricks and mortar" retailers had hoped that legislation forcing online retailers to collect and remit sales taxes could be passed this year.

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  16. Status quo equals no go for KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    This past week 24/7 Wall St., a financial news and opinion website released their annual rankings of The Best and Worst Run States in America. It is regrettable to see that over the course of this past year, Kentucky has slipped further in their rankings.

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  17. DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg Opens in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Hotel News Resource

    Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg, a new $50 million hotel development built onto the city's multi-purpose Lawrenceburg Event Cent Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg, a new $50 million hotel development built onto the city's multi-purpose Lawrenceburg Event Center.

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  18. 2016 rivals woo Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | The Hill

    Potential candidates on the Republican side are cultivating allies in the tech sector at a frenetic pace, making frequent trips to California for fundraising dinners, company tours and bull sessions. With the presidential race expected to be a multi-billion dollar endeavor, the well-heeled executives of the tech world are in high demand - not only for their campaign cash, but also their ability to recruit the high-skilled talent needed for a modern campaign.

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  19. Sunday Edition | Louisville to get Internet boost from Charter, still hoping for fiberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    In November 2013, Mayor Greg Fischer formally declared Louisville's interest in getting the same type of blazing-fast Internet connections that Google is bringing to a few select cities. More than a year later, two companies have expressed interest in bringing a fiber "gigabit" network to Louisville, but no work has begun.

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  20. 2015 New Year's resolution: Remove public broadband handcuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | GigaOM

    Encouraged by Google and inspired by Kansas City and Chattanooga, there's an almost daily parade of communities announcing plans to explore or move forward with building their own broadband networks. Unfortunately, laws in 20 states that restrict public networks to varying degrees hinder this surge.

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