Invest in a young person this year by serving as a mentor

Around the country children of all ages are soaking up the last days of summer, looking, or perhaps not looking forward to the beginning of another sc...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Superintendent behavior unprofessional

As a retired educator, grandparent, and taxpaying citizen, I am concerned regarding recent, well-substantiated reports of behavior by Perry Superinten...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Despite public outcry, Bevin submits Kynect proposal changes

Despite public outcry, Bevin submits Kynect proposal changes

In spite of massive public outcry which included testimony from medical professionals, warnings from vision and dental experts, fact driven data from ...

August 30th, 2016 |  


How Trumpism trumped Bushism

When Ronald Reagan chose George H. W. Bush as his running mate in 1980, a decades-long dance among the Bush family, the Republican establishment, and ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Is Solar Energy Really Too Expensive?

In order for solar power to compete with other forms of energy, the conventional thinking goes, it needs to become way cheaper.Installing rooftop sola...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Surveillance Isn’t Colorblind

During the 1960s, the FBI and NSA followed, wiretapped, and bugged Martin Luther King Jr. — all under the veil of proper legal process. Today, t...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Kentucky Should Add Scholarship Tax Credits to its Back-To-School List

As students across Kentucky begin a new school year, many cannot wait to see their friends and reunite with their favorite teachers. Some are excited ...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Important to Know the Facts Before Reacting

It is often good practice to take a deep breath and examine all the facts before forming an opinion and taking to social media to lash out in anger or...

August 9th, 2016 |  


New Coal Job Loss Numbers Highlight The Choice Kentuckians Face

Today’s coal jobs report is deeply unsettling. Last week as I traveled throughout Eastern Kentucky, I witnessed the devastation caused by the Wa...

August 9th, 2016 updated: August 10th, 2016. |  


With Senate Democrats’ Cooperation, Congress Can Pass Anti-Zika Efforts

With Senate Democrats’ Cooperation, Congress Can Pass Anti-Zika Efforts

Like many Kentuckians, I am concerned about the growing threat of Zika virus in this country. As we head deeper into the summer, infected mosquitos ar...

August 2nd, 2016 |