Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer joins Democratic and Republican leadership in the Kentucky House of Representatives to announce that local option sales taxes will be their top priority this year. From left to right: Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, House Speaker Greg Stumbo, House Minority Floor Leader Jeff Hoover, Davies County Judge Executive Al Mattingly, Fischer, House Majority Whip Tommy Thompson.

Kentucky House Democrats’ Top Priority: The Local Option Sales Tax

December 19, 2014

Kentucky Democratic House leaders announced Friday that their highest priority in the 2015 legislative session will be passing a local option sales taxes. Read Story

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Is 2015 the Year Kentucky’s General Assembly Passes a Statewide Smoking Ban?

December 18, 2014

For the fifth consecutive year, state Rep. Susan Westrom is sponsoring legislation that bans smoking in indoor public places throughout Kentucky. Read Story