Why Cancer Screenings Matter

Why Cancer Screenings Matter

I look at cancer screenings in two important ways.As a health care executive, who has spent much of my career studying the data on quality health outc...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Kentuckians need barrier-free access to quit smoking for good

Kentuckians need barrier-free access to quit smoking for good

In Kentucky, you don’t have to look far to see the negative impacts of smoking. With more than a quarter of Kentuckians regularly lighting up, w...

February 7th, 2017 |  


What I saw outside the abortion clinic

Have you ever gone to an event expecting one thing only to find out that it was something entirely different? That was my day on Friday and I don̵...

February 7th, 2017 |  


20 years ago I ran on real issues, but came off too strong

Dear Editor,Nearly twenty years ago, I dabbled in local politics. Looking back, I ran on some real issues but might have come on a little too strong. ...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Fugate, Smith vote for Right To Work

Dear Brandon Smith and Chris Fugate,To say your recent vote to approve the Right To Work and prevailing wage legislation is disheartening would be an ...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Marches, Planned Parenthood and fair reporting

It’s been a week of marches and protests and major policy shifts, but in the pursuit of a story that seemed the pinnacle of “what’s ...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Kentucky’s Attorney General Has a Duty To Perform

The General Assembly has recently enacted two important bills to protect unborn children: Senate Bill 5, which bans abortions after the 20th week of g...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Remembering the Sanctity of Life

Remembering the Sanctity of Life

America was built on the promise of freedom, with a guarantee that our government would protect our rights to life, liberty, and property. Our foundin...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Kentucky’s Legal Liability Climate Impacts Access to Care

Kentucky’s Legal Liability Climate Impacts Access to Care

Most people traveling into the Commonwealth take the “Welcome to Kentucky” sign for granted. But physicians should pay close attention bec...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Imperative teachers’ pension funded

Dear State Representative Chris Fugate,Congratulations on your successful campaign for Kentucky State Representative. We are very appreciative of work...

January 24th, 2017 |