Jim Waters discusses pension reform tonight on cn|2 Pure Politics

Bluegrass Institute president Jim Waters will appear on cn|2’s Pure Politics with Ryan Alessi to discuss the shape of Kentucky’s public pension system. This comes on the heels of the recently released Future Shock: Kentucky Politicians’ Opulent Pensions Have Become a Modern Day Gold Rush which outlines how Kentucky’s elected representatives have legislated themselves into…

‘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News release: Membership campaign: Freedom is ‘never out of date’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 – The Bluegrass Institute’s 1792-Never out of date radio membership drive is underway.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,…