kentucky laws http://wkms.org en House Panel Rejects Right-to-Work Bill http://wkms.org/post/house-panel-rejects-right-work-bill <p>Kentucky lawmakers have killed a bill that would establish so-called “right-to-work” laws in the commonwealth. The Republican-backed bill would prohibit workers from paying union dues as a condition of employment.</p><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:45:28 +0000 Jonathan Meador 39237 at http://wkms.org House Panel Rejects Right-to-Work Bill Supreme Court DOMA Ruling Doesn't Affect Kentucky Law http://wkms.org/post/supreme-court-doma-ruling-doesnt-affect-kentucky-law <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The U.S. Supreme's Court ruling Wednesday striking down the federal Defense of Marriage Act does not impact Kentucky laws regarding the definition of marriage. Kentucky voters in 2004 approved an amendment to the state constitution defining a marriage as being between one man and one woman.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:12:24 +0000 Kevin Willis (WKU) 32520 at http://wkms.org Supreme Court DOMA Ruling Doesn't Affect Kentucky Law New Kentucky Laws Take Effect Thursday http://wkms.org/post/new-kentucky-laws-take-effect-thursday <p>A long list of new laws are set to take effect in Kentucky this week, including one that will allow the state to offer extra tax incentives to encourage automobile manufacturers and parts suppliers to expand production in the state. Mon, 09 Jul 2012 11:49:31 +0000 AP 18943 at http://wkms.org New Kentucky Laws Take Effect Thursday