General Assembly http://weku.fm en Assessing Pace of 2014 General Assembly http://weku.fm/post/assessing-pace-2014-general-assembly <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial Black', sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.5;">The Kentucky general assembly is about a third of the way through the 2014 session.&nbsp; As is the case in most Kentucky legislative sessions, a great deal of the voting comes in the later weeks and days.&nbsp; For instance, no votes occurred in either house Friday morning and both the House and Senate were in session for less than an hour.</span></p><p> Sat, 25 Jan 2014 02:43:32 +0000 Stu Johnson WEKU News 54742 at http://weku.fm Assessing Pace of 2014 General Assembly Beshear's Budget Includes "Harsh" Cuts to Free Funds for Education http://weku.fm/post/beshears-budget-includes-harsh-cuts-free-funds-education <p>Governor Steve Beshear says ‘harsh’ budget cuts to some state agencies are needed to move the Commonwealth forward in the areas of education and economic development. &nbsp;The governor outlined his budget strategy last night during a joint session of the Kentucky General Assembly.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 06:39:28 +0000 Stu Johnson, WEKU & Stu Johnson, WEKU 54604 at http://weku.fm Beshear's Budget Includes "Harsh" Cuts to Free Funds for Education