redistricting http://wuky.org en Senate Poised To Finish Redistricting By Friday http://wuky.org/post/senate-poised-finish-redistricting-friday <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- A fast-tracked proposal to redraw boundary lines around Kentucky legislative districts arrived in the Senate on Wednesday, just hours after it breezed through the House with broad bipartisan support.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Republican Senate President Robert Stivers said he expects final passage of the measure on Friday, bringing an end to a special session that's costing taxpayers more than $60,000 a day.</span></p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 21:41:29 +0000 Associated Press 36387 at http://wuky.org Senate Poised To Finish Redistricting By Friday Frankfort Lawmakers Optimistic At The Outset Of Special Session On Redistricting http://wuky.org/post/frankfort-lawmakers-optimistic-outset-special-session-redistricting <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - With federal judges poised to take over state legislative redistricting should the General Assembly fail, Democratic and Republican lawmakers are expressing optimism that a deal will be reached by the end of the special legislative session in Frankfort this week. Mon, 19 Aug 2013 18:59:38 +0000 Josh James 36254 at http://wuky.org Frankfort Lawmakers Optimistic At The Outset Of Special Session On Redistricting GOP Lawmakers Would Run Against Each Other Under Redistricting Plan http://wuky.org/post/gop-lawmakers-would-run-against-each-other-under-redistricting-plan <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - A Kentucky redistricting plan would pit Republican against Republican in the next election cycle. Wed, 06 Mar 2013 15:03:09 +0000 Associated Press, Kenny Colston, Kentucky Public Radio & Kenny Colston, Kentucky Public Radio 28250 at http://wuky.org GOP Lawmakers Would Run Against Each Other Under Redistricting Plan Gov. Beshear Urges Lawmakers To Wait On Redistricting http://wuky.org/post/gov-beshear-urges-lawmakers-wait-redistricting <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Hoping to head off a time-consuming debate, Gov. Steve Beshear urged lawmakers on Wednesday to wait until later this year to consider legislation to redraw legislative districts.</span></p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 21:26:42 +0000 Associated Press 25749 at http://wuky.org Gov. Beshear Urges Lawmakers To Wait On Redistricting State to Pay $19,000 for Unsuccessful Defense of Redistricting http://wuky.org/post/state-pay-19000-unsuccessful-defense-redistricting <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky Senate President David Williams and House Speaker Greg Stumbo have authorized the payment of $19,000 in public funds to cover the legal fees associated with defending the state&rsquo;s redistricting plan in court. Thu, 28 Jun 2012 17:37:37 +0000 Brenna Angel 16715 at http://wuky.org State to Pay $19,000 for Unsuccessful Defense of Redistricting