A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Rick Rand December 18, 2018

FRANKFORT – With Christmas arriving early next week, time is drawing short for those who’d still like to fit in a Kentucky-themed holiday activity. The good news is that there are still plenty of destinations across the commonwealth for those willing to travel. The Louisville Mega Cavern, for example, features two-million points of light and bills… Continue Reading

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Rick Rand December 5, 2018

FRANKFORT – One of our country’s great success stories over the past 50 years is the steep decline in deadly auto accidents.  Highway fatalities that exceeded 50,000 a year in the early 1970s have since dropped below 40,000, even with significant growth in the number of drivers on the road. Kentucky has taken full advantage of… Continue Reading

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Rick Rand

FRANKFORT – Earlier this fall, the University of Kentucky officially opened a new research facility designed to do one thing: Find new ways to defeat the diseases that take far too many of our loved ones. The $265 million that built it came from a mixture of state and university funds and private donations, and it… Continue Reading

Thanksgiving A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Rick Rand November 19, 2018

FRANKFORT – When it comes to the history of Thanksgiving, there is a gap between what most of us were taught in school and what actually happened. It’s true that the most famous of these feasts did indeed occur nearly 400 years ago, when the Pilgrims and the Native Americans who helped them gathered for a… Continue Reading

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly with State Representative Rick Rand November 14, 2018

FRANKFORT – Children have always been a primary focus for legislators and other state leaders, but there has been a renewed effort in recent months to see how we can further improve their lives, especially those facing the toughest challenges. Through most of last year, for example, the state House had a bipartisan task force looking for… Continue Reading

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