School choice for Kentucky: How much more evidence do we need to look at???

During the Kentucky Legislature’s Interim Joint Education Committee hearings on school choice and charter schools for Kentucky on November 10, 2014, one Kentucky state senator said he first needed to do more research, including digging into such things as terrible performance at Lexington’s William Wells Brown Elementary School. But, how much more research can we…

Bluegrass Beacon: This Bud’s distributorship is for Anheuser-Busch

Anheuser-Busch LLC wants to purchase Budweiser of Owensboro, an independent distributorship  owned by the Hand family. The Hand family wants to sell. However, opponents claim that allowing the transfer of the distributorship license would violate the three-tiered system – a special set of rules established following the repeal of Prohibition in 1933 to regulate the…