HHS cuts premiums in Kentucky

This week, Health and Human Services (HHS) cut premiums in 17 states by 40 percent for individuals with pre-existing conditions. Kentucky is one state that will see these premiums decline. One reason for the cut is the low enrollment in the law’s Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan. To date only 18,000 Americans have signed up for…

Good job, Union County

Congratulations to Superintendent Josh Powell KDE, pay attention The Union County School District has been ‘on our RADAR’ since 2009 when its superintendent, Josh Powell, stood up to pressure from the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) to do things their way, using their assistance team to help, or else. Powell felt he had some better…

Is naming a valedictorian ‘unhealthy?’

Public-education bureaucrats these days are averse to competition … and not just from charter or private schools. Many of them now support doing away with the tradition of “naming only one valedictorian,” reports the (Louisville) Courier-Journal, which seems all-too willing to enable our failing education system avoid making tough decisions or any semblance of controversy.…