Dr. Howard Fuller, National Renowned Black Educational Reformer to Speak at Educational Forum in Louisville

Louisville, KY. – The Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) is sponsoring an educational forum on charter schools and parental choice options for failing black and low income students within Jefferson County Public Schools and throughout Kentucky. Dr. Howard Fuller, the pioneer education reformer and one of the nations’s most distinguished advocates for providing children from black…

Inform yourself: Jim Waters will speak during tele-town hall on pseudoephedrine proposal tonight

Jim Waters will speak during tele-town hall on pseudoephedrine proposal tonight to inform Kentuckians about a proposal being considered by the Senate Judiciary Committee that would require a prescription for safe and effective medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE) – medicines like Advil Cold & Sinus, Claritin-D and Sudafed. Jim Waters, vice president of communications for the Bluegrass…

Increase Free Markets

A thriving private sector unrestrained by a bloated government is a key to a healthy marketplace. The destructive policies of project labor agreements and prevailing wage coupled with a lack of ‘Right to Work’ laws has hampered Kentucky’s ability to attract new business investment. These labor policies must be reformed if Kentucky is to be…

Advocate for Smaller Government

“A government big enough to give you everything you want is big enough to take everything you have.” -Thomas Jefferson The founders of the United States understood that senseless, over-reaching bureaucracy was not compatible with protecting individual freedoms. The Bluegrass Institute believes that: Government serves at the will of the people, not the other way around…

Lead Education Reform

Since knowledge is the lifeblood of freedom, every Kentucky child must have a quality education. High college remediation rates and low test results provide dramatic evidence that our current public education system is not adequately preparing students for future success as employees, leaders and citizens. The current system needs to be removed and replaced in…