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Bernie Sanders, ex-lawmaker Booker attend Kentucky rally

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has spoken at a rally with a former Kentucky state lawmaker who is considering another run for the U.S. Senate.

Rally at Capitol Tuesday to try urge lawmakers to ban conversion therapy

Ban Conversion Therapy Kentucky hosted the event and says while it's called therapy, it's more like child abuse.

Ky. state budget passes General Assembly

Competing theories on what to d with influx of stimulus money.

Changes mean citizens can follow legislative action faster

New system updates action, information faster.

Beshear vetoes bills limiting administration’s authority, giving AG abortion power

Beshear: Stivers suggest some compromise might be possible

Lawmakers complete work on bills to limit governor’s power

Republican lawmakers in Kentucky have given final approval to bills rebuking the Democratic governor's response to COVID-19.

Lawmakers adjust legislative session calendar

Lawmakers will work several days later than originally planned before a scheduled recess later this month.

KY Republican lawmakers focus on executive powers during 1st day of session

Republican lawmakers made it clear limiting the governor's executive powers in a state emergency is a priority this session.

Lawmakers told of needs in ongoing fight against opioid addiction

Representatives from treatment centers across the Commonwealth also shared the challenges and needs facing their facilities and patients with lawmakers.

Fluoride pro and con: Lawmakers hear the debate

Issue is adding local control over fluoride, tobacco marketing

Temperature checks part of state lawmakers tour of BCTC

State lawmakers got a first-hand look at safety precautions being taken during the pandemic at BCTC in Lexington.

Proposal to curtail conversion therapy studied by lawmakers

Debate over whether the controversial procedure works.

State lawmakers join call for beef-processing probe

Continued price differentials are the concern

Lawmakers override Beshear’s line-item budget vetoes

Republican lawmakers in Kentucky have pushed aside the Democratic governor's line-item vetoes of state spending bills.

Lawmakers sent Marsy’s Law to ballot, override vetoes

Kentucky lawmakers have finished work on a proposal that would add a series of crime victims' rights to the state's Constitution.

Budget votes full of ‘firsts’ for lawmakers

Several 'firsts' as state lawmaker approving budget with no raises

Kentucky lawmakers pass coronavirus-relief measure

Kentucky lawmakers passed a coronavirus-relief bill to help workers and employers suffering economic damage from the pandemic.

Feds reach deal on $2 trillion aid package

The White House and Senate leaders of both parties have struck an agreement on a sweeping $2 trillion measure

Drug bill, liquor-by-mail, criminal justice reform approved

State lawmakers finalized a bill to cut out the middle man in some drug claims; House OKs liquor legislation.

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A Lexington 17-year-old shot and died at hospital, two others in serious condition

Saturday evening Lexington Police says three people were shot on Florence Avenue.

UK Assistant Football coach arrested for DUI in Kenton County

In Kenton County, Erlanger Police say UK Wide Receiver coach Jovon Bouknight was driving at least 26 miles over the speed limit when he was pulled over around 3 a.m.