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  1. Taxes under consideration by Adair Fiscal Court
    Posted: 2021-01-25, Story ID: 114923

  2. This Week in Frankfort: State budget work moving forward
    Posted: 2021-01-16, Story ID: 114803

  3. Voter turnout data for 2020 General Election released
    Posted: 2021-01-15, Story ID: 114788

  4. Cameron: Bipartisan coalition condemns attack on US capitol
    Posted: 2021-01-13, Story ID: 114758

  5. Gov. Beshear: Relief needed now for small businesses, workers
    Posted: 2021-01-11, Story ID: 114723

  6. KY House Bill 136 would legalize medical marijuana
    Posted: 2021-01-11, Story ID: 114719

  7. Kentucky Senate passes HB1, 28-7
    Posted: 2021-01-09, Story ID: 114690

  8. Comer: DC rioting completely unacceptable
    Posted: 2021-01-06, Story ID: 114650

  9. Adams: Kentucky removes 33,696 dead people from voter rolls
    Posted: 2020-12-30, Story ID: 114534

  10. Kentucky sees bump in voter registration
    Posted: 2020-12-29, Story ID: 114519

  11. Sen. Max Wise to participate in Adair Co. Town Hall
    Posted: 2020-12-08, Story ID: 114196

  12. Veterans group unveils 2021 legislative priorities
    Posted: 2020-11-19, Story ID: 113871

  13. Comer named to influential committee
    Posted: 2020-11-19, Story ID: 113856

  14. Legislative panel hears testimony in favor of gas tax increase
    Posted: 2020-11-17, Story ID: 113825

  15. Committees hear testimony on proposed education legislation
    Posted: 2020-11-13, Story ID: 113749

  16. Thanks from Adair County Board of Elections
    Posted: 2020-11-04, Story ID: 113582

  17. Unofficial Adair County Vote Totals, 2020 General Election
    Posted: 2020-11-03, Story ID: 113570

  18. City Council votes (unofficial)
    Posted: 2020-11-03, Story ID: 113569

  19. Report suspected election law violations to 1-800-328-VOTE
    Posted: 2020-11-03, Story ID: 113561

  20. Last 2 Days to vote in the 2020 General Election
    Posted: 2020-11-02, Story ID: 113541

  21. Legislators consider paid parental leave for state workers
    Posted: 2020-10-27, Story ID: 113435

  22. Senator Max Wise: 2020 Ballot Measures
    Posted: 2020-10-15, Story ID: 113239

  23. Deadline to request an absentee ballot is Friday
    Posted: 2020-10-08, Story ID: 113111

  24. Friday is last day to request an absentee ballot
    Posted: 2020-10-06, Story ID: 113072

  25. Adams releases numbers on new volunteers
    Posted: 2020-10-06, Story ID: 113071

  26. Voter registration deadline is Monday
    Posted: 2020-10-02, Story ID: 113014

  27. Important deadlines in the 2020 General Election
    Posted: 2020-09-28, Story ID: 112945

  28. Sample Ballots for the 2020 General Election
    Posted: 2020-09-24, Story ID: 112894

  29. Video: Dr. John Chowning interviews KY SoS Michael Adams
    Posted: 2020-09-22, Story ID: 112866

  30. Secretary Adams updates legislature on general election
    Posted: 2020-09-20, Story ID: 112817

  31. State officials warn voters of bogus mailers and texts
    Posted: 2020-09-15, Story ID: 112746

  32. Voting locations announced for Election Day 2020
    Posted: 2020-09-15, Story ID: 112745

  33. Commentary: Broadband access is essential
    Posted: 2020-09-14, Story ID: 112720

  34. VOTE: 2020 General Election Information
    Posted: 2020-09-09, Story ID: 112642

  35. Online Absentee Request: 2020 General Election
    Posted: 2020-09-03, Story ID: 112546

  36. Video: Adams testifies about Kentucky Primary Election
    Posted: 2020-09-01, Story ID: 112506

  37. KY AG challenges Governor's COVID-19 Executive Orders
    Posted: 2020-08-30, Story ID: 112475

  38. Adams/Beshear: Bipartisan Election Agreement
    Posted: 2020-08-28, Story ID: 112456

  39. Online Absentee Request for the 2020 General Election
    Posted: 2020-08-24, Story ID: 112385

  40. KY Secretary of State presents Election Agreement
    Posted: 2020-08-15, Story ID: 112228

  41. Beshear, Adams agree on General Election procedures
    Posted: 2020-08-14, Story ID: 112219

  42. Lawmakers receive update on food insecurity, food banks
    Posted: 2020-08-13, Story ID: 112206

  43. Adams opens poll worker volunteer portal
    Posted: 2020-08-11, Story ID: 112167

  44. Adams meets with Taiwanese Director-General
    Posted: 2020-08-04, Story ID: 112052

  45. Lawmakers study impact of COVID-19 on KY vets
    Posted: 2020-07-29, Story ID: 111948

  46. Congressman Comer to host telephone town hall
    Posted: 2020-07-29, Story ID: 111946

  47. Lawmakers discuss curtailing no-knock warrants
    Posted: 2020-07-29, Story ID: 111935

  48. KY Secretary of State reports on primary/general elections
    Posted: 2020-07-28, Story ID: 111922

  49. LRC: Experts weigh in on child abuse and foster care needs
    Posted: 2020-07-25, Story ID: 111876

  50. Kentucky Supreme Court rules in Gov. Beshear's favor
    Posted: 2020-07-18, Story ID: 111753

  51. SOS issues SOS for poll workers
    Posted: 2020-07-16, Story ID: 111718

  52. Commentary: Rebuilding unemployment after years of cuts
    Posted: 2020-07-14, Story ID: 111683

  53. Legislative panel focuses on police body cameras
    Posted: 2020-07-09, Story ID: 111618

  54. Scott Co. judge sides with Quarles, Orchard; issues TRO
    Posted: 2020-07-09, Story ID: 111607

  55. New Kentucky laws go into effect next week
    Posted: 2020-07-08, Story ID: 111591

  56. Kentucky voter registration up in May
    Posted: 2020-07-02, Story ID: 111475

  57. Quarles hopes USMCA will bring economic boost to Kentucky
    Posted: 2020-07-01, Story ID: 111456

  58. Adair County results in the 2020 Kentucky Primary Election
    Posted: 2020-06-30, Story ID: 111439

  59. Governor issues executive order on non-discrimination
    Posted: 2020-06-30, Story ID: 111436

  60. Comer is Republican Leader of Oversight & Reform Committee
    Posted: 2020-06-30, Story ID: 111434

  61. Opinion: Coronavirus Make Clear Need For Rural Broadband
    Posted: 2020-06-24, Story ID: 111335

  62. Letter: Primary Election
    Posted: 2020-06-24, Story ID: 111333

  63. Report voting irregularities to hotline on Election Day
    Posted: 2020-06-23, Story ID: 111308

  64. Reminder: Email, phone, and text are not KY voting methods
    Posted: 2020-06-23, Story ID: 111305

  65. AG continues defense of House Bill 454
    Posted: 2020-06-18, Story ID: 111246

  66. Beshear: Kynect could save Kentucky $3M-$9M yearly
    Posted: 2020-06-18, Story ID: 111238

  67. Gov. Beshear realeases his tax returns for 2019
    Posted: 2020-06-16, Story ID: 111212

  68. Deadlines for June 23, 2020 Primary
    Posted: 2020-06-16, Story ID: 111202

  69. Request your ballot today
    Posted: 2020-06-15, Story ID: 111178

  70. Please return your ballots as soon as you can
    Posted: 2020-06-10, Story ID: 111096

  71. Sec. Adams' statement on challenge to Single Voting Locations
    Posted: 2020-06-09, Story ID: 111089

  72. Important facts for voting in the Primary Election
    Posted: 2020-06-09, Story ID: 111084

  73. Sample Ballots for June 23 Primary Election
    Posted: 2020-06-06, Story ID: 111042

  74. Have you requested your absentee ballot yet?
    Posted: 2020-06-06, Story ID: 111035

  75. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - June 5, 2020
    Posted: 2020-06-05, Story ID: 111031

  76. James asks lawmakers to limit no-knock warrants
    Posted: 2020-06-04, Story ID: 111010

  77. LRC: Educators discuss teaching during COVID-19
    Posted: 2020-06-02, Story ID: 110980

  78. Senator Max Wise's 2020 Regular Session Review
    Posted: 2020-05-29, Story ID: 110920

  79. General assembly makes COVID-19 focus of Interim Session
    Posted: 2020-05-28, Story ID: 110899

  80. OP-ED: Commitment to be Good Teammates
    Posted: 2020-05-27, Story ID: 110884

  81. 100,000 KY voters have applied online for absentee ballot
    Posted: 2020-05-26, Story ID: 110861

  82. VOTE: You can now request mail-in ballot online
    Posted: 2020-05-23, Story ID: 110820

  83. Commentary: Kentuckians proving we are a great people
    Posted: 2020-05-23, Story ID: 110817

  84. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - May 22, 2020
    Posted: 2020-05-22, Story ID: 110807

  85. 2020 Primary Election Information
    Posted: 2020-05-11, Story ID: 110615

  86. Governor makes appointments to KY boards and commissions
    Posted: 2020-05-09, Story ID: 110581

  87. Adams offers details on plan for June 23 Election
    Posted: 2020-04-25, Story ID: 110348

  88. Voting by mail approved for June elections
    Posted: 2020-04-24, Story ID: 110334

  89. Adams encourages voters to register online
    Posted: 2020-04-21, Story ID: 110260

  90. Quarles advocates for Kentucky commodity groups
    Posted: 2020-04-18, Story ID: 110202

  91. General Assembly overrides veto of Voter ID law
    Posted: 2020-04-14, Story ID: 110138

  92. Gov. Beshear issues line-item vetoes of budget bills
    Posted: 2020-04-14, Story ID: 110125

  93. Comer to host second coronavirus telephone town hall
    Posted: 2020-04-13, Story ID: 110113

  94. General Assembly to reconvene on April 14, 2020
    Posted: 2020-04-09, Story ID: 110047

  95. Sec. of State secures federal funds for new election costs
    Posted: 2020-04-09, Story ID: 110041

  96. USDA to expand beef price fixing investigation
    Posted: 2020-04-08, Story ID: 110030

  97. Comer asks USDA to expedite relief for KY cattle producers
    Posted: 2020-04-07, Story ID: 109997

  98. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - April 4, 2020
    Posted: 2020-04-05, Story ID: 109953

  99. General Assembly approves one-year state budget
    Posted: 2020-04-02, Story ID: 109903

  100. Commentary: Kentuckians must be Watchmen at the Wall
    Posted: 2020-04-01, Story ID: 109889

  101. Governor signed 35 bills last week
    Posted: 2020-03-31, Story ID: 109868

  102. Commentary: Tough Times Call for Working Together
    Posted: 2020-03-31, Story ID: 109867

  103. House approves $2T aid package over objections from Massie
    Posted: 2020-03-28, Story ID: 109823

  104. KY House approves COVID-19 economic relief
    Posted: 2020-03-27, Story ID: 109802

  105. Direct shipment of alcohol bill heading to governor
    Posted: 2020-03-27, Story ID: 109801

  106. Comer: Older Americans Act reauthorized
    Posted: 2020-03-26, Story ID: 109775

  107. General Election filing deadline moved to June 2
    Posted: 2020-03-24, Story ID: 109741

  108. Voter registration deadline extended
    Posted: 2020-03-24, Story ID: 109740

  109. Proposed state budget could take $1B from teacher pensions
    Posted: 2020-03-20, Story ID: 109666

  110. Adams calls for universal move to paper ballots
    Posted: 2020-03-20, Story ID: 109654

  111. General Assembly passes COVID-19 relief for schools
    Posted: 2020-03-20, Story ID: 109651

  112. Transportation budget, state road plan clear House
    Posted: 2020-03-19, Story ID: 109625

  113. Bill promoting SIDS research clears Senate
    Posted: 2020-03-17, Story ID: 109594

  114. Postponing the May Primary Election
    Posted: 2020-03-17, Story ID: 109582

  115. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - March 13, 2020
    Posted: 2020-03-14, Story ID: 109503

  116. Gov. recommending public, private schools cease in-person classes
    Posted: 2020-03-12, Story ID: 109478

  117. Kentucky General Assembly postpones session until March 17
    Posted: 2020-03-12, Story ID: 109477

  118. 1792 language targeted by proposed amendment
    Posted: 2020-03-10, Story ID: 109430

  119. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - March 6, 2020
    Posted: 2020-03-07, Story ID: 109365

  120. State budget bill advances to Kentucky House
    Posted: 2020-03-06, Story ID: 109342

  121. Verify restoration of voting rights online
    Posted: 2020-03-04, Story ID: 109317

  122. HB 21 would mandate coverage for preexisting conditions
    Posted: 2020-03-03, Story ID: 109292

  123. Bill to restrict governors' pardon power advances
    Posted: 2020-02-26, Story ID: 109194

  124. Vaping tax bill advances to Senate
    Posted: 2020-02-26, Story ID: 109193

  125. Gov. Beshear accepting nominations to higher education boards
    Posted: 2020-02-24, Story ID: 109147

  126. Gov. Beshear Signs Senate Bill 8 into law
    Posted: 2020-02-22, Story ID: 109116

  127. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - February 21, 2020
    Posted: 2020-02-21, Story ID: 109111

  128. Beshear: More social workers needed to fight child abuse
    Posted: 2020-02-21, Story ID: 109102

  129. Medical marijuana bill advances in KY General Assembly
    Posted: 2020-02-21, Story ID: 109096

  130. Jail-crowding bill advances, but bail reform stalls
    Posted: 2020-02-20, Story ID: 109083

  131. Kentucky Hits Record Number of Registered Voters
    Posted: 2020-02-19, Story ID: 109056

  132. Lawmakers push for Insulin Bill
    Posted: 2020-02-18, Story ID: 109049

  133. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - February 14, 2020
    Posted: 2020-02-14, Story ID: 108987

  134. Dual credit bill moves to House
    Posted: 2020-02-11, Story ID: 108935

  135. House bill would create pension winners and losers
    Posted: 2020-02-10, Story ID: 108916

  136. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - February 7, 2020
    Posted: 2020-02-07, Story ID: 108864

  137. LRC: Resolution to make DST permanent moves to Senate
    Posted: 2020-02-06, Story ID: 108837

  138. Donations-for-fines bill gets House approval
    Posted: 2020-02-05, Story ID: 108819

  139. LRC: Two bills addressing children's health advance in Senate
    Posted: 2020-02-04, Story ID: 108799

  140. Proposed Kentucky bill would require police chase policies
    Posted: 2020-02-04, Story ID: 108796

  141. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - January 31, 2020
    Posted: 2020-01-31, Story ID: 108752

  142. KYTC presents $6B plan to legislature
    Posted: 2020-01-30, Story ID: 108735

  143. Beshear budget proposal: Education First
    Posted: 2020-01-29, Story ID: 108706

  144. Quarles calls for FDA guidance on hemp regulation
    Posted: 2020-01-28, Story ID: 108683

  145. HB24 would expedite Bowling Green Veterans Center
    Posted: 2020-01-28, Story ID: 108681

  146. Senate passes new school safety bill
    Posted: 2020-01-27, Story ID: 108674

  147. Senate Approves Photo ID to Vote Bill
    Posted: 2020-01-25, Story ID: 108639

  148. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - January 24, 2020
    Posted: 2020-01-24, Story ID: 108630

  149. School safety bill passes out of Senate panel
    Posted: 2020-01-24, Story ID: 108622

  150. Bill raising age to buy tobacco passes Senate
    Posted: 2020-01-24, Story ID: 108620

  151. Hemp bill passes KY House, 70-17
    Posted: 2020-01-22, Story ID: 108575

  152. Familiar face tapped to lead KSP into 2020
    Posted: 2020-01-21, Story ID: 108561

  153. Governor Beshear calls for criminal justice reform
    Posted: 2020-01-17, Story ID: 108504

  154. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - January 17, 2020
    Posted: 2020-01-17, Story ID: 108503

  155. Gov. makes appointments to KY boards and commissions
    Posted: 2020-01-13, Story ID: 108433

  156. Commonwealth issues new request for Medicaid Managed Care
    Posted: 2020-01-10, Story ID: 108379

  157. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - January 10, 2020
    Posted: 2020-01-10, Story ID: 108378

  158. SB2 would require photo ID to vote
    Posted: 2020-01-09, Story ID: 108348

  159. Things to watch in upcoming Kentucky legislative session
    Posted: 2020-01-07, Story ID: 108319

  160. KY constitutional officers sworn into office
    Posted: 2020-01-06, Story ID: 108292

  161. KY AG asks FBI to investigate Bevin's pardons
    Posted: 2020-01-03, Story ID: 108257

  162. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - January 2, 2019
    Posted: 2020-01-02, Story ID: 108238

  163. Governor rescinding former Labor Cabinet stance on sickouts
    Posted: 2019-12-31, Story ID: 108211

  164. Governor releases 2017 Proposed Pension Reform analysis
    Posted: 2019-12-21, Story ID: 108064

  165. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - December 2019
    Posted: 2019-12-20, Story ID: 108061

  166. End-of-year pension proposals made by state board
    Posted: 2019-12-16, Story ID: 107994

  167. Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis resigns
    Posted: 2019-12-13, Story ID: 107937

  168. Beshear appoints all new KY Board of Education
    Posted: 2019-12-11, Story ID: 107873

  169. Kentucky Governor's Inauguration is today
    Posted: 2019-12-10, Story ID: 107851

  170. Beshear to make requesting government records easier
    Posted: 2019-12-06, Story ID: 107779

  171. Gov. Bevin signs executive order prohibiting pension spiking
    Posted: 2019-12-05, Story ID: 107769

  172. Rep. Carney presented 2019 Friend of Kentucky Cities award
    Posted: 2019-12-05, Story ID: 107768

  173. Youngest female state rep in state history takes office
    Posted: 2019-12-03, Story ID: 107723

  174. Flurry of pardons in Bevin's final weeks as governor
    Posted: 2019-11-27, Story ID: 107629

  175. State reps push for end to time changes
    Posted: 2019-11-25, Story ID: 107584

  176. KY lawmakers plan to file bipartisan red flag legislation
    Posted: 2019-11-23, Story ID: 107542

  177. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update: Thanksgiving
    Posted: 2019-11-22, Story ID: 107529

  178. Grimes invites Secretary-Elect Adams to join recanvass
    Posted: 2019-11-13, Story ID: 107373

  179. Recanvas scheduled for Thu 14 Nov 2019
    Posted: 2019-11-07, Story ID: 107263

  180. Heartland Parkway receives $9.8M BUILD Grant
    Posted: 2019-11-07, Story ID: 107258

  181. Adair County results for the 2019 General Election
    Posted: 2019-11-05, Story ID: 107229

  182. Bevin carries Adair County
    Posted: 2019-11-05, Story ID: 107228

  183. County Links for 2019 General Election Results
    Posted: 2019-11-05, Story ID: 107222

  184. Vote today, Tuesday, 5 Nov 2019: Precincts and Locations
    Posted: 2019-11-05, Story ID: 107206

  185. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update: Veterans Day
    Posted: 2019-11-04, Story ID: 107189

  186. Governor Makes Appointments to KY Boards and Commissions
    Posted: 2019-10-25, Story ID: 107012

  187. Senator Wise presented Friend of Kentucky Cities award
    Posted: 2019-10-22, Story ID: 106924

  188. Planegate: C-J compares Governors' flights
    Posted: 2019-10-21, Story ID: 106909

  189. Bevin celebrates win in lawsuit against HHS Mandate
    Posted: 2019-10-20, Story ID: 106890

  190. Beshear: Company flooded KY with opioids
    Posted: 2019-10-20, Story ID: 106889

  191. Gov. Bevin makes appointments to KY boards and commissions
    Posted: 2019-10-18, Story ID: 106864

  192. Absentee Voting Machines open today
    Posted: 2019-10-14, Story ID: 106754

  193. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update: Fall is upon us
    Posted: 2019-10-12, Story ID: 106724

  194. Lawmakers hear about hemp industry challenges
    Posted: 2019-10-07, Story ID: 106631

  195. Reminder: Voter registration deadline is Monday
    Posted: 2019-10-06, Story ID: 106595

  196. KY Lawmakers asked to consider fixed-odds wagering
    Posted: 2019-10-03, Story ID: 106544

  197. Hoover won't seek reelection
    Posted: 2019-10-02, Story ID: 106510

  198. Comer Hosts Congresswoman Virginia Foxx in Taylor Co.
    Posted: 2019-09-05, Story ID: 105987

  199. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update: Interim Committee Meetings
    Posted: 2019-08-29, Story ID: 105870

  200. AGs urge DeVos to provide data on PSLF
    Posted: 2019-08-29, Story ID: 105865


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