FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A key Republican lawmaker unveiled a proposal Wednesday to set up a fund to help refugees from Ukraine and other war-torn countries resettle in Kentucky.
Sen. Chris McDaniel said his proposal reflects an opportunity where “public policy and human demand intersect,” citing the humanitarian catastrophe in Ukraine since Russian forces invaded.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Republicans pushed forward their version of Kentucky's next two-year spending plan Wednesday, endorsing pay raises for state employees and directing money for improvements at state parks and the state fairgrounds.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Legislation making sweeping changes to Kentucky's unemployment insurance system won Senate passage Thursday, leaving it one vote away from clearing the Republican-dominated legislature.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Senate passed a bill Monday that would tap into the state's massive revenue surpluses to deliver more than $1 billion in income tax rebates to taxpayers.
The measure cleared the Senate on a 28-7 vote just days after being unveiled.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Republicans unveiled a tax-relief proposal Thursday that would deliver income tax rebates to Kentucky taxpayers in the latest proposal aimed at offering relief from rising consumer prices.