Poll may have asked the wrong question

A recent poll conducted by the Lexington Herald-Leader was published Monday.  In total, 600 Kentucky residents were interviewed over the phone and asked a variety of questions about political current events. One of the questions dealt with resolving the state budget crisis. Those polled were asked if they preferred closing tax loopholes, increasing the sales…

UK economist John Garen on school choice

This is a great discussion with John Garen, Ph.D., professor of economics at the University of Kentucky and adjunct scholar with The Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions, about school choice and the current education system in Kentucky. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=11543258&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1

Wednesday links…

Here are some great links to check out this Wednesday evening… State employee salary database: The Lexington Herald-Leader has made available a Kentucky state employee salary database on their website.  You can view it here. This is a great step toward enabling citizens to keep track of government spending and providing transparency!  Job well done,…