Hal Rogers http://wuky.org en Obama Initiative Earns Rare Kudos From Kentucky Republicans http://wuky.org/post/obama-initiative-earns-rare-kudos-kentucky-republicans <p>President Obama’s Promise Zone program has produced a rare moment of agreement between the president and the state’s Washington delegation. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 19:27:22 +0000 Josh James 43034 at http://wuky.org Obama Initiative Earns Rare Kudos From Kentucky Republicans Ky. Officeholders Join Chorus Denouncing Urban Outfitters http://wuky.org/post/ky-officeholders-join-chorus-denouncing-urban-outfitters <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers is calling on Urban Outfitters to<br>stop selling flasks, shot glasses and pint glasses that look like prescription<br>pill bottles.<br> Wed, 08 May 2013 20:43:07 +0000 Associated Press 31201 at http://wuky.org Ky. Officeholders Join Chorus Denouncing Urban Outfitters Feds Move Forward with Plans to Build Prison http://wuky.org/post/feds-move-forward-plans-build-prison <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Federal Bureau of Prisons is moving forward with plans to build a prison in Kentucky, commissioning an environmental impact study on two potential sites in the southeastern part of the state<br>&nbsp;<br>U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers said Monday that both locations are in Letcher County. One site is 584 acres in Roxana and the other 753 acres in Payne Gap.<br>&nbsp;<br>The plan to build a federal prison in Kentucky has been in the works since 2006, when when Rogers secured $5 million in Congress to begin the planning process. &nbsp;<br>&nbsp; Tue, 16 Apr 2013 13:01:21 +0000 Associated Press 30130 at http://wuky.org Feds Move Forward with Plans to Build Prison Rogers Begins 33rd Year as Congressman From Ky. http://wuky.org/post/rogers-begins-33rd-year-congressman-ky <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - The dean of Kentucky's congressional delegation, U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers, has begun his 33rd year representing the 5th District. Fri, 04 Jan 2013 17:30:35 +0000 Associated Press 25546 at http://wuky.org Rogers Begins 33rd Year as Congressman From Ky. Rogers: Lake Cumberland Dam Project Fully Funded http://wuky.org/post/rogers-lake-cumberland-dam-project-fully-funded <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">SOMERSET, Ky.&nbsp; --&nbsp; U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers says he understands the delays in repairs to a major dam on Lake Cumberland because it is a unique project.</span> Sat, 08 Sep 2012 00:59:18 +0000 Associated Press 20358 at http://wuky.org Rogers: Lake Cumberland Dam Project Fully Funded