Senate Bill 1 http://wkms.org en Kentucky's Senate Republicans File Amendment to Curb Governor's Power http://wkms.org/post/kentuckys-senate-republicans-file-amendment-curb-governors-power <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Democratic Governor Steve Beshear created Kentucky’s health exchange and expanded Medicaid without legislative approval, but if Senate Republicans have their way, the governor will not have that luxury in the future.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 17:36:16 +0000 Lisa Autry (KPR) 38302 at http://wkms.org Kentucky's Senate Republicans File Amendment to Curb Governor's Power Stivers Pledges to Get Military Voting Bill Filed http://wkms.org/post/stivers-pledges-get-military-voting-bill-filed <p></p><p>Senate President Robert Stivers says he intends to file legislation to ensure that Kentucky soldiers deployed overseas can cast ballots back home. The designation "Senate Bill 1" has been reserved for the proposal, signifying it is the Senate's top priority, but the legislation wasn’t filed as of Thursday, and the deadline is today. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 12:54:59 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 28112 at http://wkms.org Stivers Pledges to Get Military Voting Bill Filed Kentucky Senate Designates Electronic Military Voting as Chief Priority http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-senate-designates-electronic-military-voting-chief-priority <p></p><p>Giving Kentucky service members and their spouses the ability to cast absentee ballots electronically is the priority of the Kentucky State Senate heading into the 2013 legislative session, Senate President-elect Robert Stivers said on Monday. Mon, 07 Jan 2013 20:36:34 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 26487 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Senate Designates Electronic Military Voting as Chief Priority Debt Bill Hits Block http://wkms.org/post/debt-bill-hits-block <p><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; font-size: small; ">A proposal to cap Kentucky&#39;s debt has hit a roadblock in the House.</span><br style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; font-size: small; " /><br style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; font-size: small; " /><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; font-size: small; ">The House Appropriations and Revenue committee took up Senate Bill 1 today. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 18:21:07 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 17308 at http://wkms.org Debt Bill Hits Block