‘Stop Obamacare Rally’

‘Stop Obamacare Rally’ will be held on the front steps of the Kentucky State Capitol in Frankfort from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event will protest the federal government’s regulatory overreach as contained in its Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which was signed into law on March 23, 2010, and includes an individual…

News release: Membership campaign: Freedom is ‘never out of date’

(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) – The Bluegrass Institute’s 1792-Never out of date radio membership drive is underway. “This campaign will allow individual Kentuckians concerned about the direction of our commonwealth and country to support the Bluegrass Institute and its mission of free markets, individual liberty and transparent government,” said Jim Waters, acting president of the Bluegrass Institute,…

Court’s ruling upholding Obama’s health care policy could deepen the nation’s – and Kentucky’s – debt hole

(BOWLING GREEN, Ky.) – Today’s Supreme Court ruling upholding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) – President’s Obama’s health care law – could exacerbate the nation’s health-care woes by offering a “spate of bad incentives,” said University of Kentucky economist John Garen, Ph.D., who also chairs the Bluegrass Institute Board of Scholars. Garen…