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Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers says he hopes bills to combat heroin abuse and encourage investments by telecommunications companies can win bipartisan support in next year's General Assembly session.

As promised State Republican Lawmakers have unveiled anti-heroin measures they'll push in the next legislative session.

A trio of lawmakers are pushing measures to combat heroin use in advance of the 2015 legislative session after seeing similar bills die this year.

State Republican leaders plan to press for anti-heroin legislation again in the upcoming 2015 session.

A heroin bill failed to clear Kentucky’s General Assembly this year, but a small group of lawmakers is working to resurrect the legislation.

Data show heroin deaths in the city are down so far this year, but usage trends are still worrying Lexington officials.

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The final hours of the 2014 legislative session were largely consumed by an ill-fated push to approve anti-heroin legislation.

A bill aimed at combating Kentucky’s growing heroin problem is headed to the state House floor, but time is running out to pass it.

Lexington emergency officials say they’re concerned that more fatal forms of heroin may gain a foothold in the city.

A bill aimed at curbing the rise of heroin use in the state sailed through the Senate Thursday.