A bill allowing Amish buggy drivers in Kentucky to use reflective tape instead of a state-mandated orange triangle is only a few steps away from becoming law. The state Senate passed a bill addressing the issue weeks ago. And a House committee passed its own version last week. There are a few differences in each… Continue reading Bill Allowing Reflective Tape on Amish Buggies Close to Becoming Law
A newly-created district in the Kentucky Senate includes two state Representatives who are looking to switch chambers. Democratic Representative Martha Jane King of Lewisburg announced today she will run for the new District 27. Republican Representative Jim DeCesare of Bowling Green also plans to run for the seat. At her announcement, King said going from the… Continue reading New Senate District Inspires Battle of State Representatives
The Kentucky House voted 91-8 Thursday to raise the state’s drop out age from 16 to 18 by July, 2016. All eight of the bill’s opponents were Republicans. The bill now goes to the Senate.