None dare call it welfare abuse

While state politicians are trying to let Kentucky’s obese fringe benefits system bankrupt the state as they play at reform, two U.S. Congressmen from the Bluegrass State voted today to wreck our ability to provide unemployment insurance by tossing out billions of hard-earned taxpayer dollars. Ten days after Stateline.org reported Kentucky is one of seventeen…

Even more justification for scrapping CATS

An Education Week article comparing the actions of Kentucky education officials to those of troubled mortgage borrowers somehow failed to gain the attention of Kentucky’s mainstream media this past week. The article described how several states — Kentucky is highlighted, but not alone — have declined to get serious about improving education standards and now…