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Gov. Beshear recognizes four World War II veterans as Kentucky Colonels

Gov. Andy Beshear recognized four World War II veterans at the Capitol on Wednesday.

Rules on what can be brought into statehouse under review

Governor Andy Beshear says rules that decide what people can and cannot bring into the state Capitol are being evaluated.
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Second Amendment rally at State Capitol

'Kentucky United' rallied outside the State Capitol on the opening day of the session to protest against proposed legislation that would restrict gun ownership.

Kentucky Republican pre-files legislation that would ban sanctuary cities

A Republican state representative has pre-filed legislation that would ban sanctuary cities in Kentucky. 
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Wall going up between GOP, Democrats in Frankfort

A wall is going up between Republicans and Democrats in Kentucky's Capitol.
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Teacher says state’s ‘sickouts’ ruling is a threat

Kentucky's labor secretary says more than 1,000 teachers violated state law by participating in rallies at the state Capitol.

AG: Bevin’s special-session call could draw legal challenge

Attorney General Andy Beshear on Saturday accused Gov. Matt Bevin of jeopardizing any pension-relief measure that might emerge from a special legislative session by trying to dictate the terms of legislation considered by Kentucky lawmakers.
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JCPS closed Wednesday due to another teacher ‘sickout’

Jefferson County Public Schools will be closed on Wednesday, March 13, the fifth 'sickout' in the last two weeks to protest proposed legislation in Frankfort.
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At least 4 Kentucky school districts close amid protests

At least four Kentucky school districts have canceled classes because of too many teacher absences as educators continue to protest at the state Capitol.

Supporters rally for school choice at the Capitol

A school choice rally at the Capitol Thursday in Frankfort drew a big crowd of supporters. It is one of more than 40,000 similar school choice celebrations across the country this week.

In Capitol, Bush remembered as ‘great man’ and ‘gentle soul’

The nation’s capital embraced George H.W. Bush in death with solemn ceremony and high tributes to his service and decency, as the remains of the 41st president took their place in the Capitol rotunda for three days of mourning and praise by the political elite and everyday citizens alike.

AG: Restricting group’s access violated state law

Attorney General Andy Beshear says state law was broken when the Poor People's Campaign's access to the Capitol building was restricted.
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Dozens head to Washington D.C. for Poor People’s Campaign Rally

Dozens of people are hopping on buses Friday night, to drive to Washington D.C. for Saturday's Poor People's Campaign rally.
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Anti-poverty group denied access to Kentucky Capitol

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Anti-poverty activists have been denied group access to Kentucky's Capitol following an outdoor rally that included a denunciation of the...
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Students protest program cuts

Some Eastern Kentucky University students took a unique approach some would say 'dark' to show state lawmakers in Frankfort they're not happy with higher education cuts that led to program cuts at their school.
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List of Kentucky schools that will close Friday growing

Fayette County Schools will be closed Friday as educators across the state convene in Frankfort for another rally against the pension bill Governor Matt Bevin signed this week. 
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Advocates host Planned Parenthood Rally at the Capitol

Advocates for Planned Parenthood were out at the capitol Thursday rallying support for reproductive rights.
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Lawmakers, advocates host “Rally for Recovery”

Leaders in the fight against drug addiction, rallied in the state capitol today to bring awareness to the issue.
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4th annual Refugee & Immigrant Day held at Capitol

Members and supporters of Catholic Charities Migration and Refugee Services, Kentucky Refugee Ministries, Americana World Community Center, and the International Center of Kentucky went to Frankfort on Thursday to hold the fourth annual Refugee and Immigrant Day.

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