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.…

Follow Hayek’s Advice

I just added the ability to make a reoccuring donation to the Bluegrass Institute! This is a great and easy way to support limited, common sense, constitutional government and individual liberty in Kentucky! Fund your free market think tank today and as F.A. Hayek once wrote, “We need intellectual leaders…willing to stick to principles…(leave the)…