What’s on the chopping block?

This past spring during the budget showdown in Frankfort, Kentucky’s Center for Health and Family Services (CHFS) and the Department for Medicaid Services (DMS) issued a public notice warning of proposed cuts to provider reimbursements. If the governor’s plan to borrow funds from next year’s Medicaid budget was not passed, DMS threatened to cut reimbursement…

Wow! Other Louisville media jumping on the Courier-Journal

Stirred by Courier’s inept editorializing about new school superintendent Louisville’s only daily newspaper has a real knack for making enemies. As an unabashed, ultra-liberal advocacy journalism house, the Courier-Journal’s biases invite opposition from a wide-ranging group of people who long for a little balance in the newspaper’s extreme editorializing. A great case in point is…

Superintendent reviews changing?

This year’s round of superintendent reviews is starting to appear and some districts seem to be providing a bit more scrutiny than they have in the past. Last year, Franklin County Schools’ superintendent Harrie Buecker received a fairly glowing review from the local school board. You can view that evaluation here. That evaluation did not…