It oinks like a pig

What would you do with $680,000 right now? Would you give it to a Eubank, Kentucky couple to shore up their commercial building business? Well, you just did. Gov. Steve Beshear just doled out a Community Development Block Grant(CDBG) so O’Neal and Charlene Dishon could shore up Tin Man Manufacturing, LLC in Stanford. CDBG is…

Supply … and Demand

Gov. Steve Beshear and Attorney General Jack Conway certainly spooked the world oil markets this summer with their gasoline price-gouging press conferences. Oil has fallen more than $100 a barrel since July. With prices falling the great economic debate will soon be what to do about wages. In the 1930’s, unemployment was kept high by…

Like a hate crime on a bicycle

With all the fiscal doomsday scenarios coming out of Frankfort recently, one might expect legislators to be focused on cutting spending to a point within our means rather than putting up more pointless bills seeking to make certain actions even more illegal. Go fish. Rep. Jim Wayne (D-Louisville) seems to think reckless driving isn’t getting…