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Legislative Update, April 16th

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Tina Bojanowski FRANKFORT – While this year’s legislative session was particularly busy – the General Assembly averaged almost seven new laws for each of the 30 days it met – there were quite a few initiatives that regrettably did not make this long list.  Several …

Legislative Update, April 9th

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Tina Bojanowski FRANKFORT – The General Assembly may enact dozens of new laws each year, but legislative sessions are invariably remembered for just a handful of major issues. The three most likely to top the list for 2021 include new, but unnecessary, limits on gubernatorial …

Legislative Update, April 2nd

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Tina Bojanowski FRANKFORT – Late last year, just a few weeks before the General Assembly arrived at the Capitol, a legislative leader predicted the pandemic would “limit our ability to tackle a large number of issues.”  Another said he expected a “lean” agenda. Never were …

Legislative Update, March 26th

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Tina Bojanowski FRANKFORT – When it comes to the checks and balances built into our form of government, few draw as much attention as the veto. Meaning “I forbid” in Latin, it has a long history in the United States, with President Washington issuing the …