Page One header image 1

Entries Tagged as 'Health Care'

Kentucky Economy: Imaginary Puppies, Rainbows

December 19th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Kentucky Supreme Court says a state law setting out procedural rights for police officers accused of misconduct should apply whether the complaints are made by citizens or by police departments. [H-L] Never in the 30 years since the the Federal Reserve first starting collecting wealth data has the divide between the rich and everyone [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Barack Obama · Congress · Economy · FEAR! · Health Care · Humor · Jobs · Kentucky Business · KY Supreme Court · KY-4 · Law Enforcement · Presidential Race · Rand Paul

The Thirst Is Real, Boys & Girls, It’s Very Real

December 18th, 2014 · 5 Comments

What they really mean is that they didn’t use tranq darts because they wanted the trophy kill. [H-L] Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes is super-thirsty with her latest stunt to get attention. On an issue the entire country already knows about, no less. [HuffPo] If you don’t live in the Louisville media market, here’s a story [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Labor · Law Enforcement · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate · The Gays

Frankfort Is Already Working To Ruin 2015

December 18th, 2014 · No Comments

A new study says Kentucky’s public school districts pay workers up to 51 percent more for construction projects because of the state’s prevailing wage law, but a divided panel of lawmakers refused to adopt the report during a contentious meeting Tuesday that could set the tone for the upcoming legislative session. [H-L] If there’s one [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Barack Obama · Congress · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · Giving Back · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Immigration · Kentucky Tourism · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · Senate · UK

Mitch McConnell Wants To Further Ruin The Planet

December 17th, 2014 · 1 Comment

If you missed it last night, the Louisville Metro Council released a scathing report about Animal Services and the Fischer Coverup. You’ll want to check it out. Sadiqa Reynolds, Donald Robinson, Margaret Brosko and Fischer himself torn to shreds. And they’re still trying to fight transparency in the matter. [The 'Ville Voice] President Barack Obama [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Barack Obama · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Presidential Race · Senate · Takin yer guns! · Wasted Money · Youth

Probably A Supreme Waste Of Health Care Cash?

December 17th, 2014 · No Comments

Look, we’re all about health care reform and the good things Steve Beshear (rare) has actually done. But this whole kynect “retail” store at Fayette Mall in Lexington seems like a complete and total waste of cash: CLICK HERE TO VIEW ORIGINALS Since only a handful of people have stepped foot in the joint or [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Health Care · Steve Beshear · Wasted Money

Marcus Woodward And The Duct Tape Bandit

December 17th, 2014 · No Comments

Fayette County school board member Doug Barnett should recuse himself from the superintendent selection in the wake of comments he made on Facebook last month, a parent said during Monday’s board meeting. [H-L] In a rare show of defiance of the National Rifle Association, the Senate on Monday confirmed Dr. Vivek Murthy to serve as [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Budget · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Embarrassing · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · Takin yer guns! · Wasted Money

Louisville Suddenly Hates Mayor Greg Fischer

December 16th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Two people who admitted paying kickbacks to Morgan County Judge-Executive Tim Conley in exchange for contracts will not go to prison, but will serve periods of home-detention. [H-L] With Kentucky’s collective hangover from this year’s ugly U.S. Senate race receding slowly, it’s a safe bet that the race for governor, which has been well underway [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Congress · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · George W. Bush · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Military · Senate · Stats · The Gays

Our Poor Children Deserve Better Health Care

December 16th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Six Kentucky sites have been approved by a state review board for listing in the National Register of Historic Places. [H-L & Press Release] A prosecutor released hundreds of pages of additional documents Saturday from the investigation into the police shooting of Michael Brown, including an interview transcript of a friend who initially asserted that [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Alison Grimes · Congress · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · Health Care · Jobs · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Stats · Youth

JCPS: What People With Sense Call A Disaster

December 15th, 2014 · No Comments

Thank goodness it was only coal. A train wreck Monday morning in downtown Paris apparently occurred when a hillside under the tracks gave way, authorities said. [H-L] As tens of thousands of people rallied in the nation’s capitol and demonstrated through the streets of New York on Saturday, protesters in other cities across the nation [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Barack Obama · Budget · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · Health Care · Immigration · Law Enforcement · Senate · Stats · Wasted Money

Hunger Is Very Much Alive And Well Today

December 12th, 2014 · No Comments

Bring it, butt cramps! The Ark Park lunatics are going to maybe sue the state because they want a free tax ride. [H-L] Initially, Henry Hargreaves and Caitlin Levin were interested in investigating how history’s most notorious dictators ate and used food deprivation as a weapon to punish insubordinates. But soon after starting the project, [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Journalism · Kentucky Business · Labor · Poverty · Takin yer guns! · Taxes · The Gays · Wasted Money