federal budget


Mon October 14, 2013
Eastern Standard

Effects of Govt. Shutdown on Kentucky (audio available)

Write to us before this week's show at: wekueasternstandard@gmail.com, post on the WEKU Facebook page, send a tweet to @wekuWEST or call 859-622-1657 with your story of how the government shutdown is affecting you.

How has the federal government shutdown affected you, your family or your business?  That's the topic on this week's program as we invite you to tell your story.  Please let us know if you work for the federal government and are either furloughed or still working. What about friends, neighbors, family members?

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Mon September 10, 2012
All Politics are Local

Federal Budget to be discussed on Kentucky Tonight

Kentucky Tonight airs Tuesday mornings at 11:00 on the WEKU Stations.

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss the federal budget.  The program that airs "live" on KET Monday evening will be re-broadcast Tuesday morning at 11:00 on the the WEKU Stations.

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Mon May 16, 2011
All Politics are Local

McConnell Bargaining on Debt Ceiling

Speaking on CNN’s “State of the Union,” on Sunday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said the debt limit debate presents “an opportunity” to take on federal spending.

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Thu May 12, 2011
Politics in the Commonwealth

Rogers Proposes $45.7 Billion in Cuts

Setting up another budget battle for the coming fiscal year, U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, has offered a bill that proposes cutting another $45.7 billion from domestic spending and foreign aid.

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