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Dem power players want Pelosi but centrists push back

If it was up to most of the Democratic Party, Nancy Pelosi would be the obvious choice to become speaker of the House. But within the ranks of the chamber’s Democratic majority, there’s a small but persistent group pushing to topple her return as the first woman with the gavel.

Trump says Sessions’ DOJ has placed GOP in midterm jeopardy

Showing his disregard for the Justice Department’s independence, President Donald Trump tweeted that federal indictments against two Republican congressmen placed the GOP in midterm election jeopardy.

House approves bill to cap attorneys’ fees in state cases

The House of Representatives has approved a bill that would limit how much outside attorneys can be paid while representing the state in complex lawsuits.

Special elections could determine control of Kentucky House

The fate of the last legislative chamber in the South still controlled by Democrats is in the hands of a few thousand Kentucky voters in four House districts throughout the state.

Special elections held in Kentucky Tuesday

Four special elections are scheduled for March 8th to fill vacant seats in the Kentucky House of Representatives.

Democratic Kentucky House member switching parties

A Kentucky state House representative says he has switched parties and will run for re-election as a Republican.

GOP US Rep. Ed Whitfield will not seek re-election

Republican U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield says he will not seek a 12th term.

AG Conway, others, urge passage of Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act

Attorneys general from 37 states, including Kentucky, sent a letter to the Committee on the Judiciary for the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives urging passage of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015.

Barr Recognizes Child Abuse Prevention Month

Congressman Andy Barr spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives today to recognize April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Kentucky House OKs bills to protect children

The Kentucky House has passed bills aimed at bolstering efforts to protect children from Internet predators and human traffickers.

House OKs creating GPS tracking offense

The Kentucky House has passed a bill that would make it a crime to use a GPS tracking device to stalk someone.

Booster seat bill passes Kentucky House

Kentucky's booster seat law would be expanded to apply to more children riding in vehicles under a bill that has won passage in the state House.

House OKs income tax checkoff to support cancer research

The Kentucky House has passed a bill aimed at helping young cancer patients by allowing taxpayers to contribute portions of their state income tax refunds to support research.

Lawmaker who fired state worker added to harassment lawsuit

One of the top-ranking Democrats in the Kentucky House of Representatives has been added to an ongoing sexual harassment lawsuit in Franklin County.

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