Legislative Update, Jan. 22nd

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Tina Bojanowski FRANKFORT – By the third week of a 60-day legislative session, the General Assembly usually has found a steady pace, one where there is considerable activity but the more consequential work still lies ahead. That’s not the case this year, however.  Two of …

Legislative Update, Jan. 14th

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Tina Bojanowski FRANKFORT – When Republican House leaders filed their proposed two-year budget almost a week before Governor Beshear delivered his, they may not have realized their unprecedented move was actually a gift. Instead of having the traditional one day to present his vision for the …

Legislative Update, Jan. 8th

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Tina Bojanowski FRANKFORT – Nine days. That’s how long Kentuckians had from their first look at any redistricting map until all four made it through the General Assembly. Nearly half of that time was the long New Year’s holiday weekend, and the first votes …

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 …