With hundreds of thousands of federal workers set to face another federal pay period without paychecks, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to bring Trump's proposal to the floor this week.
Supported by their unions, the air-traffic controllers held an informational gathering, to let travelers know what's going on with the government. The signs they carried called on Washington to work out the politics and to let them get back to a regular workload with a regular paycheck.
The administration is trying to peel off Democratic support for Trump's demand for border wall money and negotiate directly with centrist lawmakers and some newly elected freshmen, including those in districts where Trump is popular.
The $38 billion public pension crisis remains one of the most divisive issues Kentuckians face.It’s led to accusations of questionable political moves, lawsuits and large protests, but now legislators said they are making an effort to scrap the past and forge a new solution.
Leaving the White House for a trip to New Orleans, Trump said he had dismissed the proposal from Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham to reopen for several weeks and continue dealing with Democrats over Trump's long-promised wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
The President of the Kentucky state Senate stated this week he agrees with statements made by the Fitch Ratings agency that Kentucky’s pension crisis may not crater the state’s credit rating, as Governor Bevin feared.
A special session failed to provide a fix to Kentucky’s pension crisis. Now, one week into the 2019 regular session, there are still no substantial efforts materializing on chamber floors aimed at finding a solution.
Saturday, one local woman broke down a barrier in the City of Shively and created a new legacy. Hundreds of people came out to watch history being made. On Saturday afternoon, Beverly Chester-Burton was sworn in as the City of Shively’s first African American mayor.
Provisions within the Farm Bill, which has passed through Congress and would need to be signed into law, would help legalize hemp nationwide, which is used to make CBD products. Users and sellers say CBD helps them with things like pain and anxiety.