senate http://weku.fm en Ky Senate Votes to Require Abortion Consultations http://weku.fm/post/ky-senate-votes-require-abortion-consultations <p>The Kentucky Senate has once again voted overwhelmingly to modify the state informed consent law regarding abortions.&nbsp; As in years past, the senate approved a measure to require a face-to-face medical consultation at least 24 hours before an abortion is performed.&nbsp; Lexington Senator Reginald Thomas voted no.</p><p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 02:33:35 +0000 Stu Johnson, WEKU & Stu Johnson, WEKU 54641 at http://weku.fm McConnell-Paul Gulf Growing http://weku.fm/post/mcconnell-paul-gulf-growing <p>While media outlets are focused on U.S. Sen. Rand <a href="http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/washington/2011/05/rand-paul-says-people-who-support-universal-health-care-believe-in-slavery.html?cid=6a00d8341c630a53ef01543245e91c970c">Paul&rsquo;s latest gaffe</a>, few noticed he was passed over for a coveted committee slot by fellow Kentucky Republican and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, who selected a junior colleague instead. Mon, 16 May 2011 15:47:33 +0000 3850 at http://weku.fm McConnell Targets Opponents http://weku.fm/post/mcconnell-targets-opponents <p>In an eye-opening profile, <em>Politico</em> says U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is working hard to take down Democratic candidates and build up his party in the upcoming Kentucky elections to maintain power in Washington. Thu, 12 May 2011 13:25:51 +0000 3534 at http://weku.fm