Hal Rogers

Local/Regional News
2:27 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

Obama Initiative Earns Rare Kudos From Kentucky Republicans

President Obama’s Promise Zone program has produced a rare moment of agreement between the president and the state’s Washington delegation.

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Local/Regional News
4:43 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

Ky. Officeholders Join Chorus Denouncing Urban Outfitters

FRANKFORT, Ky. - U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers is calling on Urban Outfitters to
stop selling flasks, shot glasses and pint glasses that look like prescription
pill bottles.

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Local/Regional News
9:01 am
Tue April 16, 2013

Feds Move Forward with Plans to Build Prison

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
 
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.
 
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.  
 

Local/Regional News
12:30 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Rogers Begins 33rd Year as Congressman From Ky.

FRANKFORT, Ky. - The dean of Kentucky's congressional delegation, U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers, has begun his 33rd year representing the 5th District.

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Local/Regional News
8:59 pm
Fri September 7, 2012

Rogers: Lake Cumberland Dam Project Fully Funded

SOMERSET, Ky.  --  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.

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