Kentucky Senate http://wuky.org en Ky. Senate Committee Takes Up Medical Marijuana http://wuky.org/post/ky-senate-committee-takes-medical-marijuana <p>The debate over medicinal cannabis continued in Frankfort Wednesday as Senators heard more testimony from legalization advocates. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 18:25:24 +0000 Josh James 43240 at http://wuky.org Ky. Senate Committee Takes Up Medical Marijuana Fayette Co. Reps Nominate Candidate For Senate Special Election http://wuky.org/post/fayette-co-reps-nominate-candidate-senate-special-election <p style="margin-left:.5in;">Fayette County Republicans have nominated Michael E. Johnson to run in the special election in the State Senate's 13th district . Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:41:06 +0000 WUKY Staff 39371 at http://wuky.org Fayette Co. Reps Nominate Candidate For Senate Special Election Senate Set To Vote On Final Redistricting Plan Friday http://wuky.org/post/senate-set-vote-final-redistricting-plan-friday <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - The state Senate will take up an amended version of the redistricting plan passed by the House Friday morning, though the five-day window of the special session hasn’t allowed for all the changes senators wanted to make. Thu, 22 Aug 2013 22:49:56 +0000 Josh James 36456 at http://wuky.org Senate Set To Vote On Final Redistricting Plan Friday Williams Approved Special Raises For Senate Staff http://wuky.org/post/williams-approved-special-raises-senate-staff <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Before leaving his post as Senate President, David Williams approved pay raises of between 2 percent and 14 percent for eight staff members of the state Senate.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The Courier-Journal reports the special pay raises went to his chief of staff and deputy chief of staff, as well as two other members of his Republican leadership staff, and to four staff members of minority Senate Democrats.</span></p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 22:26:38 +0000 Associated Press 26137 at http://wuky.org Williams Approved Special Raises For Senate Staff David Williams Says He's Open To Judgeship http://wuky.org/post/david-williams-says-hes-open-judgeship <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky.&nbsp; --&nbsp; Kentucky Senate President David Williams would consider a judicial appointment if an offer is made, his spokesman said Thursday.</span> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 23:25:35 +0000 Associated Press 21630 at http://wuky.org David Williams Says He's Open To Judgeship