News Release: Bluegrass Institute’s campaign for education accountability gains support of state leaders

(Frankfort, Ky.) – The Bluegrass Institute supports efforts announced this week by the Kentucky Commissioner of Education Terry Holliday and State Auditor Adam Edelen to bring transparency to the school superintendent evaluation and compensation process. In a joint news conference on Thursday, Holliday and Edelen announced their intention to require school superintendent contracts, evaluations and…

Coal industry voluntarily embraces conservation efforts in the commonwealth

Coal-fired utility plants and miners in Appalachia are taking new efforts to improve conservation outcomes in Kentucky, and they’re doing it completely voluntarily. I repeat: voluntarily, meaning without ever-present threats from the federal government. Reflecting the importance of Kentucky’s rolling hills and waterways to denizens of the commonwealth, the Appalachian Wildlife Foundation has taken steps to draft…

Bluegrass Institute’s call for charitable Christian health-care program to resume succeeds

Despite attempts by leftists like Richard Beliles (Is there even anyone else who works for the anti-freedom Common Cause in Kentucky? He’s the only name ever mentioned) and lukewarm responses by House Banking and Insurance Committee Chairman Jeff Greer, D-Brandenburg, Senate Bill 3 has passed the House Banking and Insurance Committee. It  allows a Florida-based,…