Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin ordered 4.5 percent cuts in state funding to all public colleges and universities, effective now. This, as state lawmakers remain at odds over the state budget.
Gov. Matt Bevin proclaimed April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month in Kentucky Thursday at a kickoff event at the Capitol Rotunda.
House and Senate leaders announced at about 10:30 Thursday morning they were unable to reach a deal.
Kentucky lawmakers have still not reached an agreement on how to spend more than $65 billion in public money over the next two years.
You can drink by the glass at breweries and wineries in Kentucky but not at distilleries. A bill heading to Kentucky Gov.Matt Bevin’s desk could change that to increase tourism and help local...
Republican Senate President Robert Stivers says lawmakers are making progress toward an agreement on how to spend more than $65 billion in public money over the next two years.
Parents, you want the best learning environment for your children. The way Kentucky’s state budget pans out could affect funding for schools most in need of repairs.
Gov. Matt Bevin has made an impromptu visit to the Kentucky Senate to thank lawmakers for a long day of work on a stack of legislation.
A bill that would allow some nonviolent felons to have their criminal records erased has cleared a major hurdle by passing the Kentucky Senate.
Kentucky is facing a potential budget impasse. Lawmakers are currently trying to compromise on a two-year, $65 billion state budget. The budget is now in a conference committee...
Tensions between Republicans and Democrats over Kentucky's more than $65 billion spending plan escalated overnight.
With the blessing of Kentucky's governor, the state House passed a bill to create one marriage license form for gay and straight couples in an effort to defuse controversy over gay marriage.
The Kentucky Senate has approved spending cuts of 9 percent to the court system.
Kentuckians would have to pay $48 to get a new driver's license beginning in 2019 in order to board domestic flights under a bill that has cleared the Senate and is moving through the House.
The Kentucky House of Representatives has officially rejected the state Senate's budget proposal and appointed a conference committee to work out a compromise.
Visiting Murphysboro High School Wednesday, Gov. Bruce Rauner says funding for education must come first.
Kentucky Senate Republicans have promised to slash spending across most of state government and use the money to bolster Kentucky's struggling public retirement systems in a budget proposal that...
The measure drew bipartisan support while being advanced by the House Education Committee on Wednesday.
People who purchase prepaid cellphones would pay an extra fee of 93 cents to support local 911 systems under a bill that has cleared the Kentucky House of Representatives.
The Kentucky Senate has approved a bill that would let voters decide whether to change the state's constitution to let lawmakers restore the voting rights of some convicted felons.
Kentucky's chief justice says proposed budget cuts would mean the judicial system would likely send 17,000 defendants back to county jails because there would be no officers to supervise them while...
The Kentucky House has passed a bill that would reclassify some non-violent felony offenses as misdemeanors in an effort to reduce corrections costs.
The bill is modeled after a similar program in Tennessee.
Some convicted felons in Kentucky could have their records cleared under a bill advancing in the state Senate.