Mercatus provides great resource on current issues

Looking for a concise and powerful tool for understanding complicated tax and budget issues? The Mercatus Center has compiled such a resource and made it available for free download here. This document covers tax reform, government spending, entitlement reform, and recent health care legislation. The handbook will serve as a great conversation starter or as…

Judge strikes yet another blow against governor in Obamacare lawsuit

Considering the Bluegrass Institute’s reports noting the negative consequences of implementing a government-run health insurance exchange and expanding Kentucky’s Medicaid program, it’s no wonder the Beshear administration wants to avoid a debate on the merits of such policies. Even worse, it’s trying to circumvent the state Constitution while doing so. But Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip…

‘Brain dead’ law denies state lawmakers constitutional control of Obamacare spending

Tea-party activists led by Jessamine County’s David Adams recently filed lawsuits in Franklin Circuit Court challenging Gov. Steve Beshear’s arrogant use of executive power to force Kentuckians to participate in the federal health-care boondoggle known as “Obamacare.” Beshear claims he has the right to create a government-run health exchange and expand Kentucky’s Medicaid rolls –…