kentucky lawmakers

5:44pm

Tue June 14, 2011
Statehouse News

College-Educated Kentucky Lawmakers

Kentucky Public Radio

The Chronicle of Higher Education has been studying the education levels of state lawmakers in the United States.  The state with the most college-educated lawmakers is California, with 90 percent.  New Hampshire, with 53 percent, has the least.   The national average is around 75 percent, slightly lower than Kentucky’s 77 percent

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9:24pm

Tue June 7, 2011
Statehouse News

Aviation Needs Under Review

Kentucky lawmakers want to know more about aviation needs, including aircraft owned and operated by the state.  The Department of Aviation has 35 employees and an annual budget of around $10 million. The department oversees three fixed-wing aircraft and one helicopter. Two other planes under the department's control were sold at auction last month.

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