While they were sleeping…

KRS Executive Director Mike Burnside addressed a half-empty room of mostly sleepy-looking legislators — see the video below — and dropped a bomb that might otherwise have been big news. The changes to the public employee benefits plan in HB 1, which really do nothing to fix the financial problems of the system, caused the…

Kentucky’s Certificate of Greed

With the current gas price brouhaha underway, more people are gaining a basic understanding of the relationship between supply and demand on one hand and prices on the other. It’s pretty simple, really. If growing demand outstrips supply, prices go up. More supply than demand forces prices down. Various groups of people, however, have pretty…