State Senator Kathy Stein http://wkms.org en Candidates Prepare For Special Election http://wkms.org/post/candidates-prepare-special-election <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Republican Suzanne Miles and Democrat Kim Humphrey will square off for the House seat vacated by former Representative John Arnold, who resigned after being accused of sexual harassment.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gov. Steve </span>Beshear<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> scheduled the election for Dec 10.</span></p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:52:07 +0000 The Associated Press 35954 at http://wkms.org Candidates Prepare For Special Election Democratic Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Reduce Gun Violence in Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/democratic-lawmakers-introduce-bill-reduce-gun-violence-kentucky <p></p><p>Hoping to reduce gun violence in Kentucky, a group of Democratic lawmakers have filed a bill that would allow Kentucky State Police to set regulations banning certain firearms or high-capacity magazines.</p><p>The bill, which state Sen. Kathy Stein plans to file in the Senate on Thursday, would also allow cities and colleges to ban guns and would require private background checks for every gun sale in Kentucky. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 20:33:59 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 27781 at http://wkms.org Democratic Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Reduce Gun Violence in Kentucky National Progressive Group Targets Kentucky Lawmakers for ALEC Ties http://wkms.org/post/national-progressive-group-targets-kentucky-lawmakers-alec-ties <p><font size="2">A national progressive organization that&#39;s pressuring Democrats to drop their memberships in a conservative nonprofit is now operating in Kentucky.</font> Wed, 30 May 2012 19:15:08 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 18171 at http://wkms.org National Progressive Group Targets Kentucky Lawmakers for ALEC Ties