Hazard-Herald- RSS OPINION Feed http://hazard-herald.com/section/OPINION http://hazard-herald.com/section/OPINION Sat, 20 Sep 2014 13:27:01 EST 1800 For Kentucky, entrepreneurial economy requires a new way of thinking http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/50559238/For-Kentucky-entrepreneurial-economy-requires-a-new-way-of-thinking If you take a poll of the average person on the street and ask them, “What is it Kentucky should be most focused on?” the answer would overwhelmingly be “JOBS!” Nothing is more important to our state than promoting, creating... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:47:12 EST Holding big banks accountable http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/50558681/Holding-big-banks-accountable As your Attorney General, I am committed to fighting for Kentucky families and keeping the big banks honest. That's why I was proud to join the U.S. Department of Justice last month in announcing a nearly $17 billion settlement with Bank of... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:20:09 EST Time to be ambitious, concrete about new E. Ky. economy http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/50571782/Time-to-be-ambitious-concrete-about-new-E.-Ky.-economy A year ago, Governor Beshear and Congressman Rogers announced the Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) process as a way to involve eastern Kentuckians in planning a new economic future given the decline in coal and the region's other... Tue, 9 Sep 2014 11:44:05 EST Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/50331707/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor,Certain things can only happen in certain places. For example, this could only happen in Hazard, Ky. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:04:04 EST Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/50026686/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor, Fri, 8 Aug 2014 11:58:02 EST Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/50177124/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor, Tue, 5 Aug 2014 10:49:05 EST