Kentucky Politics Distilled

The legislature wasn’t in session this week, but there was still plenty of news coming out of the Capitol. The Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting and Kentucky Public Radio unveiled new details of sexual assault and harassment in Frankfort. In this week’s edition of Kentucky Politics Distilled, we talk about the allegations and how lawmakers are reacting in the statehouse.

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Ryland Barton is the Capitol bureau chief for Kentucky Public Radio.