- Kentucky legislators consider creating 2 marriage licenses Updated: Feb-10-16 5:01 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky lawmakers want to create two marriage license forms, one designed for gay couples and another for straight couples, in a move critics say harks back to the "separate but equal" days of the civil rights movement.
- Bevin wants to downsize scope of KentuckyWired project Updated: Feb-05-16 6:18 pm
PINEVILLE, Kentucky - Republican Gov. Matt Bevin wants to downsize a proposed 3,400 mile fiber optic network meant to make high-speed Internet possible throughout the state.
- Kentucky tops coverage gains as GOP looks to remake Medicaid Updated: Feb-04-16 5:46 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - As Gov. Matt Bevin prepares to remake Kentucky's Medicaid program, a new national survey shows what's at stake: gains in insurance coverage matched only by one other state.
- Kentucky Editorial Roundup Updated: Feb-03-16 4:52 pm
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- Kentucky governor signs abortion bill as soon as it arrives Updated: Feb-02-16 8:20 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - It was quick, albeit unorthodox, when Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin signed an abortion-related bill into law Tuesday after a delegation of lawmakers presented it to him in his Capitol office.
- Kentucky House Democrats opposed to governor's spending cuts Updated: Feb-02-16 5:24 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - House Democrats said Tuesday they likely will not approve $650 million worth of state spending cuts proposed by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin, setting up a budget battle one month ahead of four special elections that could shift the balance of power in the legislature.
- Funding issues plague Kentucky's proposed high speed network Updated: Jan-28-16 6:09 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - KentuckyWired was supposed to be a can't-miss project, a high-tech solution that would help revive the floundering Appalachian economy.
- Bevin calls for spending cuts in first budget proposal Updated: Jan-26-16 9:09 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Matt Bevin's first budget won't take effect until July 1, but Kentucky's new Republican governor is not waiting to slash government spending.
- Kentucky won't fight tax break ruling for Noah's Ark project Updated: Jan-26-16 5:07 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Kentucky officials won't fight a federal court ruling that supports giving a tax incentive to a Christian theme park featuring a 510-foot-long Noah's Ark.
- Bevin appointee quits; had ethics law charge from 2013 Updated: Jan-26-16 3:58 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - John Rittenhouse, who Gov. Matt Bevin appointed earlier this month to a key Department of Parks post despite having a past ethics law violation, has resigned.
- Bevin travels to NH day after declaring state of emergency Updated: Jan-24-16 1:01 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - A day after declaring a state of emergency due to a winter storm that dumped more than a foot of snow in parts of his state, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin traveled to New Hampshire to speak at a Republican forum.
- Kentucky to pay $1.1 million to lawyers in gay marriage case Updated: Jan-13-16 8:30 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A federal judge awarded a team of Kentucky attorneys more than $1 million for their role in the landmark United States Supreme Court case that struck down bans on same-sex marriage.