Kentuckians aren’t the only ones falling for pension-inflating gimmicks

Kentucky’s pension crisis is among the worst in the nation, but the legislative trickery in Frankfort that racked up our $34 billion unfunded retirement liability is only part of the story. The other chapters were written in neighboring states like Indiana and Tennessee where legislators engaged in similar political maneuvering to increase their paydays in a…

Bluegrass Beacon: Make no mistake – the feds are coming after Kentucky coal

Though Appalachian coal is paramount to America’s energy future, new federal regulations are liable to snuff out the bright economic sparks it provides. It’s a threat that some folks – even those with good intentions – just don’t get. For example, Cato senior fellow Jerry Taylor stated in a podcast that the unprecedented new mandates…