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SB5 Election year change goes to the House
A bill that would move the governor’s race to even-numbered years passed out of the state Senate, making it the first measure to clear the chamber this session.

Pension Working Group
A public pension working group has been created to review the structure of KRS along with the cost, benefits and funding.

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.

Election bills SB4 and SB5
Two election-related bills advanced out of the Senate Committee on State and Local Government today.

CERS Contribution Rates 2019-20 fiscal year
The Kentucky Retirement Systems Board of Trustees voted to approve CERS contribution rates for nonhazardous and hazardous employees.

BUILD grant funding for counties
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced today that three Kentucky counties will receive over $59 million total in grant funding for transportation infrastructure projects.

Bevin special session
Gov. Bevin calls Kentucky legislators into a special session beginning at 8:00 p.m. this evening.

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.

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