Byline http://wfpl.org en Byline Today: Kentucky's Senate Race, Investigating an Eastern Kentucky Power Plant Plan and More http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-kentuckys-senate-race-investigating-eastern-kentucky-power-plant-plan-and-more <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On Byline today, we'll get an update on the U.S. Senate race, hear about how politics and misinformation pushed through a proposed biomass plant in Eastern Kentucky and much more.</span></p><p>Join us at 1 p.m. today.</p><p>First up, WFPL's Phillip M. Bailey will discuss this <a href="/term/2014-kentucky-senate-race">week's events in the U.S. Senate race, </a>which included a Louisville reporter being barred from a press conference with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and a debate challenge from the senator's primary opponent.</p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:50:03 +0000 Joseph Lord 8936 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: Kentucky's Senate Race, Investigating an Eastern Kentucky Power Plant Plan and More Byline Today: 'Ban the Box,' School of Innovation Finalists and Jim Lehrer http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-ban-box-school-innovation-finalists-and-jim-lehrer <p>This week, Louisville Metro Council decided that the city and its vendors shouldn't ask about criminal histories on job applications. Meanwhile, Jefferson County Public Schools announced the finalists in a community competition to design a new school. And where was Sherman's March to the Sea planned, anyway?</p><p>We'll talk about these stories and more today on Byline.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Joseph Lord 8872 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: 'Ban the Box,' School of Innovation Finalists and Jim Lehrer Byline Today: Same-Sex Marriage, Joan Rivers and March Madness http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-same-sex-marriage-joan-rivers-and-march-madness <p>The latest on the same-sex marriage lawsuit in Kentucky, political happenings in Louisville and statewide, and March Madness approaches.</p><p>First up, Kentucky Public Radio's Jonathan Meador&nbsp; will give an update on this week's news from the state Capitol. I'll join in to talk about Gov. Steve Beshear's decision to <a href="/post/kentucky-gov-steve-beshear-explains-decision-appeal-same-sex-marriage-order">file an appeal in the on-going same-sex marriage lawsuit.</a></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:41:50 +0000 Joseph Lord 8804 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: Same-Sex Marriage, Joan Rivers and March Madness Byline Today: Louisville Metro Council Issues, Same-Sex Marriage Opinion and More http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-louisville-metro-council-issues-same-sex-marriage-opinion-and-more <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's been a bigger than usual news week in the Louisville area. Among other news, out-of-state same-sex marriage couples are, at the moment, recognized in Kentucky, we've heard details on changes at the Louisville's Air Pollution Control District &nbsp;and questions were raised when a former Louisville prosecutor was charged with criminal assault two months after the alleged incident.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We'll hear about these stories and more today on Byline.</span></p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Joseph Lord 8735 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: Louisville Metro Council Issues, Same-Sex Marriage Opinion and More Byline | FBI Looks at Metro Gov't; Legislature Mulls Felon Voting Rights; Corvette Museum Sinkhole http://wfpl.org/post/byline-fbi-looks-metro-govt-legislature-mulls-felon-voting-rights-corvette-museum-sinkhole <p><object height="81" width="100%"><param name="movie" value="https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/136083688&amp;color=205075&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;show_playcount=true&amp;show_comments=true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><embed allowscriptaccess="always" height="81" src="https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/136083688&amp;color=205075&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;show_playcount=true&amp;show_comments=true" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wi Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:53:10 +0000 Laura Ellis 8670 at http://wfpl.org Byline | FBI Looks at Metro Gov't; Legislature Mulls Felon Voting Rights; Corvette Museum Sinkhole Byline Today: Kentucky Felon Voting Rights, Louisville Health and More http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-kentucky-felon-voting-rights-louisville-health-and-more <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An effort is underway to improve health in Louisville, the Kentucky General Assembly makes a move on restoring felon voting rights and the latest on the Corvette Museum sinkhole—we'll discuss these stories and more today on Byline.</span></p><p>First up, Kentucky Public Radio's Jonathan Meador&nbsp;checks in from Frankfort on the latest in the 2014 legislative session. We'll also hear a feature on the latest action in the push to restore voting rights to felons in Kentucky.</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:53:11 +0000 Joseph Lord 8662 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: Kentucky Felon Voting Rights, Louisville Health and More Byline Today: Same-Sex Marriage Opinion, Love in Aisle 4 and More http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-same-sex-marriage-opinion-love-aisle-4-and-more <p>This week, a federal district judge ruled that Kentucky must recognize out-of-state same sex marriages. We'll talk a good deal about that decision and its ramifications today on Byline.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 16:28:52 +0000 Joseph Lord 8595 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: Same-Sex Marriage Opinion, Love in Aisle 4 and More Byline Today: Louisville Music Venues, Nye-Ham Debate—and What's With the Weather? http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-louisville-music-venues-nye-ham-debate-and-whats-weather <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Louisville has gotten its share of winter weather, an event at the Creation Museum in Northern Kentucky drew national attention, and did we mention the weather? We'll discuss these stories and much more today on Byline.</span></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:08:35 +0000 Joseph Lord 8512 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: Louisville Music Venues, Nye-Ham Debate—and What's With the Weather? Byline Today: Kentucky Primary Filing Deadline, Kindergarten Readiness and More http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-kentucky-primary-filing-deadline-kindergarten-readiness-and-more <p>On Byline today, we'll take a look at the candidates who filed for offices in Metro Louisville and beyond, hear about kindergarten readiness and more.</p><p>Kentucky Public Radio's Jonathan Meador&nbsp;will discuss the happenings this week in Frankfort during the Kentucky General Assembly's 2014 session.</p><p>WFPL's Phillip M. Bailey will talk about the <a href="/post/heres-whos-running-louisville-metro-offices-2014">primary filing deadline for Louisville Metro offices, </a>where 13 people are in the Metro Council's ninth district but Mayor Greg Fischer is facing just one challenger.</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:25:13 +0000 Joseph Lord 8432 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: Kentucky Primary Filing Deadline, Kindergarten Readiness and More Byline Today: Archbishop Joseph Kurtz, Beam Inc.'s Sale and Water Concerns http://wfpl.org/post/byline-today-archbishop-joseph-kurtz-beam-incs-sale-and-water-concerns <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On Byline today, we'll hear from Louisville Archbishop Joseph Kurtz, Kentucky poet laureate&nbsp;Frank X Walker and about what Beam Inc.'s sale to a Japanese company means for Louisville.</span></p><p>Up first, however, we'll get an update about the goings-on in Frankfort as the<a href="/term/2014-legislative-session"> Kentucky General Assembly's 2014 session</a> starts getting down to business.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:52:17 +0000 Joseph Lord 8276 at http://wfpl.org Byline Today: Archbishop Joseph Kurtz, Beam Inc.'s Sale and Water Concerns