While Tuesday’s economic report showed positive signs that the country’s sluggish recovery may be speeding up, a recent report released by the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy suggests the picture isn’t quite as rosy in the Commonwealth.

Josh James

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Ten years ago, a tax amnesty program in Kentucky added about $41 million dollars to state coffers. Now, as the state deals with the lasting effects of the recession, state officials are hoping a similar offer will once again generate some much-needed revenue.