Kentucky Legislative Redistricting http://wuky.org en Representation Questions Linger After Redistricting http://wuky.org/post/representation-questions-linger-after-redistricting <p>Uncertainty about representation in Kentucky legislative districts is resurfacing months after lawmakers in Frankfort redrew the boundary lines. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 17:08:54 +0000 Josh James 40201 at http://wuky.org Representation Questions Linger After Redistricting State House And Senate Plan To Go Public Early With Redistricting Plans http://wuky.org/post/state-house-and-senate-plan-go-public-early-redistricting-plans <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - State Senate president Robert Stivers said Wednesday the Senate hopes to release its proposal for new legislative boundaries before the special session on the politically charged issue starts August 19<sup>th</sup>. Thu, 27 Jun 2013 20:39:54 +0000 Josh James 33687 at http://wuky.org State House And Senate Plan To Go Public Early With Redistricting Plans Federal Judges Weigh Their Role After Special Session Called To Handle Redistricting http://wuky.org/post/federal-judges-weigh-their-role-after-special-session-called-handle-redistricting <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - A three-judge panel conducted the first hearing on a pair of lawsuits involving legislative redistricting Friday. The panel’s decision will set the course for future judicial involvement in redrawing district lines.&nbsp; Fri, 21 Jun 2013 19:10:23 +0000 Josh James & Associated Press 33431 at http://wuky.org Federal Judges Weigh Their Role After Special Session Called To Handle Redistricting Beshear To Meet With Legislative Leaders Next Week http://wuky.org/post/beshear-meet-legislative-leaders-next-week <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Gov. Steve Beshear is expected to meet next week with House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Senate President Robert Stivers to try to work on a plan to resolve legislative redistricting.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The governor made that announcement on Friday. He said he is confident that the issue will be resolved in a special session sometime this year.</span></p> Sat, 08 Jun 2013 13:26:01 +0000 Associated Press 32760 at http://wuky.org Beshear To Meet With Legislative Leaders Next Week Kentucky Lawmakers Still Wrestling With Redistricting http://wuky.org/post/kentucky-lawmakers-still-wrestling-redistricting <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Legislative leaders are at odds on whether to postpone the divisive issue of redistricting for another year to avoid gumming up an upcoming session already chock-full of hefty issues, including how to fix a $30 billion shortfall in a pension system for government retirees.</span></p><p></p> Sun, 30 Dec 2012 18:28:12 +0000 associated press 25342 at http://wuky.org Kentucky Lawmakers Still Wrestling With Redistricting