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April 04, 2022
Recruitment and retention tool for counties: Student loan repayment
Recent changes at the federal level could help make you more competitive and attractive when hiring new employees or retaining existing employees — without significantly impacting payroll costs.
April 01, 2022
Higher interest rates on the way
Interest rates are rapidly getting higher and will probably continue to do so for the foreseeable future.
April 01, 2022
Ask Rich: Positive relationships with county attorneys yield positive results
KACo attorney Rich Ornstein answers legal questions in County Line Magazine.
April 01, 2022
Lawmakers pass 100+ bills in last two days before veto period begins
It’s now a waiting game as the governor considers any vetoes he might issue through April 12.
March 31, 2022
Big wins for counties in the state budget
The Executive Branch Budget, HB 1, received final passage on Wednesday, March 30.
March 31, 2022
Tax reform bill headed to the Governor
HB 8 received final passage on Tuesday.
March 30, 2022
Judicial branch budget passes, includes support for circuit court clerks and Graves County courthouse
The Judicial Branch Budget, HB 244, received final passage on Wednesday, March 30.
March 30, 2022
State transportation budget passes in legislature, heads to governor
The Transportation Cabinet Budget, HB 241, received final passage on Tuesday, March 29.
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