State Senator Tim Shaughnessy http://wfpl.org en Once an Aspiring 'War Correspondent,' Morgan McGarvey Settles into Senate http://wfpl.org/post/once-aspiring-war-correspondent-morgan-mcgarvey-settles-senate <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Freshman State Sen. Morgan </span>McGarvey<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is built like his predecessor, Tim </span>Shaughnessy<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>He's slight, lean, with a legislator's firm handshake and a clean-shaven face. His frame is a little more wiry, though. T<span style="line-height: 1.5;">he more noticeable difference is when he stands to speak on the Senate floor.</span></p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 21:42:41 +0000 Rae Hodge 4375 at http://wfpl.org Once an Aspiring 'War Correspondent,' Morgan McGarvey Settles into Senate Shaughnessy Resigns from Kentucky State Senate http://wfpl.org/post/shaughnessy-resigns-kentucky-state-senate <p>Kentucky state Senator Tim Shaughnessy, D-Louisville, has officially resigned.</p><p>Last fall, <a href="http://archives.wfpl.org/2011/11/10/shaughnessy-forgoes-re-election-bid-to-state-senate/">Shaughnessy announced he was not seeking re-election</a> after serving more than 20 years in the state legislature. And with no plans of a special session or imperative issues on the interim agenda, Shaughnessy says now is the best time to step down.</p> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 19:03:13 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 855 at http://wfpl.org Shaughnessy Resigns from Kentucky State Senate