BIPPS, Heritage Foundation join forces to promote freedom, sovereignty ahead of vice presidential debate

DANVILLE, Ky. – The Bluegrass Institute will join the nationally renowned Heritage Foundation and Family Research Council on an important stop in their 2012 National Values Bus Tour, which will be in Danville on Thursday preceding the only vice presidential debate during this year’s campaign. Jim Waters, interim president of the Bluegrass Institute, will be…

It’s a Bluegrass Monday on 84WHAS

Less than 30 days remains until a presidential election that many believe will determine America’s direction for decades to come. on Louisville’s 84WHAS. Meanwhile, the Bluegrass Institute is offering policy prescriptions that will offer decades of more freedom, less government and greater prosperity in the commonwealth. Hear about those prescriptions today from 10 a.m to…

End perks? Why not end legislative pensions altogether?

In a recent cn|2 Pure Politics interview, Sen. Dennis Parrett of Elizabethtown revealed that he wants to end the special pension perks granted to Kentucky state legislators. He speaks specifically about the added benefits from 2005’s HB 299. These perks should absolutely be repealed. Frankly though, the senator doesn’t go nearly as far as he should.…