Gambling got its shot, let’s move on to other solutions

The Kentucky Senate voted Thursday on the expanded gambling amendment. By a 16-21 vote, the measure to allow up to seven casinos in Kentucky was denied. Regardless of where you stand on legalizing casinos for recreational purposes, one thing we can celebrate is the end of a terrible “solution” to the state’s budget problem. The…

Dr. Howard Fuller, National Renowned Black Educational Reformer to Speak at Educational Forum in Louisville

Louisville, KY. – The Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) is sponsoring an educational forum on charter schools and parental choice options for failing black and low income students within Jefferson County Public Schools and throughout Kentucky. Dr. Howard Fuller, the pioneer education reformer and one of the nations’s most distinguished advocates for providing children from black…

Inform yourself: Jim Waters will speak during tele-town hall on pseudoephedrine proposal tonight

Jim Waters will speak during tele-town hall on pseudoephedrine proposal tonight to inform Kentuckians about a proposal being considered by the Senate Judiciary Committee that would require a prescription for safe and effective medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE) – medicines like Advil Cold & Sinus, Claritin-D and Sudafed. Jim Waters, vice president of communications for the Bluegrass…