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First week of session
In the first week of the Kentucky's 2019 General Assembly, four bills are already on their way to the Kentucky House after receiving final passage in the Senate.
Pension Working Group
A public pension working group has been created to review the structure of KRS along with the cost, benefits and funding.
At Least 6,500 Federal Employees in Kentucky Affected by Shutdown
Thousands of federal employees working in Kentucky have been affected by the federal shutdown, which is now the longest in U.S. history.
Pensions Group Meets for the First Time
The Kentucky Public Pensions Working Group met for the first time yesterday.
Trends in Kentucky County Population
From 2010-2017, population grew in 55 Kentucky counties, but growth rates varied significantly across the state.
KY Public Pensions 101: Who is in CERS?
The public pensions world can be confusing and full of jargon. Below is a brief explanation of the County Employees Retirement System (CERS) and where membership fits into the overall public pension system in Kentucky
Public pension group working to get bill prepared for session
One of the co-chairs of the General Assembly’s Public Pension Working Group says they should know by Friday whether they will have a bill ready for action during the 2019 General Assembly.
Recount in Kentucky House race ends in tie
State law indicates the Election Contest Board must choose the winner by drawing lots, but Jim Glenn (D) has already been sworn in, and his attorney says to remove him he must be impeached.