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10/3/2019

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Own IT. Secure IT. Protect IT.
10/1/2019

Hoover won’t seek re-election in 2020

Rep. Jeff Hoover, R-Jamestown, will not seek re-election in 2020 after serving in the House since 1997. Hoover is the longest-serving Republican legislative leader in Kentucky history.
9/19/2019

General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7

The schedule for the 2020 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly was approved today by legislative leaders.
9/18/2019

Candidates set in 18th House special election Nov. 5

The matchup is set for a special election in Kentucky’s 18th House District between Democrat Becky Miller and Republican Samara Heavrin, both from Grayson County.
9/13/2019

Bail reform may be on 2020 General Assembly agenda

Bail reform has captured the attention of some high-ranking members of the General Assembly who are calling for potential action on the issue during the 2020 annual legislative session.
9/6/2019

Local Official's Guide to Interlocal Agreements

Local governments are working hard to do more with less. Interlocal agreements can help.
9/5/2019

NACo Launches Connected and Automated Vehicles Toolkit

The National Association of Counties (NACo) is pleased to launch the Connected and Automated Vehicles Toolkit: A Primer for Counties to provide county leaders with an introduction to the connected and automated vehicles sector and ideas for how counties can engage.
8/23/2019

Candidates set for special election in 63rd House District

Local Democrats and Republicans have chosen their nominee for the vacancy in the 63rd House District, created when a northern Kentucky lawmaker resigned her seat earlier this month.
8/15/2019

2019-2020 County Insurance Premium Tax Rates

Forty-four counties have an insurance premium tax for fiscal year 2020 in at least one category (fire, casualty/liability, vehicle, inland marine, health, life or other risks).
8/9/2019

Pence comes to Ky. with $9M in federal grants to battle opioids

Vice President Mike Pence, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, and Congressman Hal Rogers, R-Somerset, joined Gov. Matt Bevin in southeastern Kentucky.