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12:44 am
Fri February 27, 2009

State Road Plan Vote Delayed

Frankfort, KY – Earlier this week, Senate President David Williams indicated a revised road plan could be ready by today for House and Senate consideration, but that's not going to happen. "We're far away from having any kind of document ready."

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10:52 am
Thu February 26, 2009

Conway Contemplating 2010 Senate Run

Bowling Green, KY – Kentucky's Attorney General Says He Is Seriously Contemplating A Run For The U-S Senate In 2010. Kentucky Public Radio's Dan Modlin reports.

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10:48 am
Thu February 26, 2009

Former Airport Board Chair Reacts To Audit

Lexington, KY – The former chairman of Lexington's Blue Grass Airport Board says he holds no animosity toward those who called for his resignation in the wake of the airport's recent spending scandal. Bryan Bartlett has the story.

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9:11 am
Thu February 26, 2009

Disaster Days Bill Progressing Through Legislature

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3:56 am
Thu February 26, 2009

New Nukes In KY?

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9:27 am
Wed February 25, 2009

State Auditor Releases Report On Bluegrass Airport Malfeasance

Frankfort, KY – State Audior Crit Luallen says there was "shameful" spending by managers at Blue Grass Airport, with over a half million dollars of questionable personal expenditures accrued over the past three years. Now, courtesy of Kentucky Public Radio, you can hear her entire report.

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2:38 am
Wed February 25, 2009

Gobb Gets Most Of The Blame In Airport Audit

Lexington, KY –

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8:44 am
Tue February 24, 2009

KY Legislators Do Some Backtracking On First Day Back

Frankfort, KY – The House passed seven bills, including one originally passed by the 2008 General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Beshear. House budget chairman Rick Rand says the legality of the bill, which addresses community college appropriations, has been called into question. "It was one of the bills that hit the governor's desk after midnight. And as with all of those bills, we are repealing and re-enacting those. It reauthorizes some KCTS capital projects."

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4:06 am
Tue February 24, 2009

Mayor Newberry Expects Criminal Charges In Airport Scandal

Lexington, KY – Lexington Mayor Jim Newberry says he wants to read the recommendations made by an audit report to be released by State Auditor Crit Luallen on Wednesday before making any decisions about the future of the Blue Grass Airport Board. Alan Lytle has more on the story.

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2:39 am
Tue February 24, 2009

Commentator Cara Richards Offers Possible Solutions To Current Economic Mess

Lexington, KY – Contributing commentator Cara Richards has submitted essays comparing our current economic crisis to her memories of the great depression. Today, she offers some possible solutions. Cara Richards is Professor Emerita in Sociology and Anthropology at Transylvania University.

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