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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.

Kentucky Public Radio’s Jonathan Meador will discuss the happenings this week in Frankfort during the Kentucky General Assembly’s 2014 session.

WFPL’s Phillip M. Bailey will talk about the primary filing deadline for Louisville Metro offices, where 13 people are in the Metro Council’s ninth district but Mayor Greg Fischer is facing just one challenger.

We’ll also hear about the state’s release of data on kindergarten readiness and take a look at Gov. Steve Beshear’s desire to increase funds education—but not for the state’s universities. 

Join us at 1 p.m. at 89.3 or stream at WFPL.org for these stories at more.