Greg Fischer http://wuky.org en Fischer, 17 Other Mayors Want Limits On Use Of Food Stamps To Buy Soda http://wuky.org/post/fischer-17-other-mayors-want-limits-use-food-stamps-buy-soda <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">NEW YORK-- Greg Fischer, the mayor of Louisville, Ky., is among those in 18 cities, including New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, who are reviving a push against letting government food vouchers be used to buy soda and other sugary drinks.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">In a letter to congressional leaders Tuesday, the mayors say it's "time to test and evaluate approaches limiting" the use of the subsidies for sugar-laden beverages, in the interest of fighting obesity and related diseases.</span></p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 11:26:26 +0000 Associated Press 33299 at http://wuky.org Fischer, 17 Other Mayors Want Limits On Use Of Food Stamps To Buy Soda Lexington And Louisville Mayors Push For Pension Reform http://wuky.org/post/lexington-and-louisville-mayors-push-pension-reform <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - State and local officials, including Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, came together in Frankfort today to press for action to address rising pension costs. Mon, 07 Jan 2013 19:37:22 +0000 Josh James 25630 at http://wuky.org Lexington And Louisville Mayors Push For Pension Reform Mayors of Louisville, Lexington Make Friendly Wager on Final Four Game http://wuky.org/post/mayors-louisville-lexington-make-friendly-wager-final-four-game <p>FRANKFORT, Ky.&nbsp; Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer presented his Lexington counterpart with a bottle of Woodford Reserve Bourbon today as part of a friendly wager on who will win the Final Four matchup between U of L and UK. Mon, 26 Mar 2012 20:07:54 +0000 Brenna Angel 12002 at http://wuky.org Mayors of Louisville, Lexington Make Friendly Wager on Final Four Game