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Gov. Matt Bevin, speaking Friday afternoon to a gathering of Lexington business leaders, touted his work during the recently ended legislative session -- which included money to expand the Lexington Convention Center and address pension... Read more

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Lexington, KY - In a Friday morning ceremonial signing, Governor Steve Beshear made law the pension reform agreed to by city leaders and members of its police and fire unions.House [...] Read more

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Less funding for schools. No employee pay raises. Service cutbacks for people in need. Construction projects cancelled. Job-creating programs put on hold. Still higher college tuition.These and other stark developments could become... Read more

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Much has been written about the underfunded pension plans challenging Lexington and the state of Kentucky and the negative long-term implications of not addressing these problems sooner than later. The numbers are worrisome and also... Read more

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Less funding for schools. No employee pay raises. Service cutbacks for people in need. Construction projects cancelled. Job-creating programs put on hold. Still higher college tuition.These... Read more

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Lexington, KY - There it is, in stark, black figures: $585 million. To put that figure into perspective, stack 585 million one-dollar bills, and it would be 34 miles high. Laid end to end, 585 million one-dollar bills... Read more

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LOS ANGELES — As Wisconsin residents voted on Tuesday not to recall Gov. Scott Walker — who has become an enemy of labor unions nationwide — two California cities dealt blows of their own to organized labor.More from the... Read more

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