Rocky Adkins http://wkms.org en House Panel OKs New Incentives for Coal Industry http://wkms.org/post/house-panel-oks-new-incentives-coal-industry <p>A state House panel has unanimously approved a bill to provide tax incentives to the ailing coal industry.</p><p>House Majority Floor Leader Rocky Adkins says his bill will permit tax breaks on machinery and manufacturing for coal-related companies. The Democrat says the breaks are similar to incentives enjoyed by car manufacturing plants in the state and reduce economic strain on the industry.</p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:46:47 +0000 Jonathan Meador 39329 at http://wkms.org House Panel OKs New Incentives for Coal Industry Rocky Adkins Remembers Mike Haydon http://wkms.org/post/rocky-adkins-remembers-mike-haydon <p>Kentucky House Majority Leader Rocky Adkins says Mike Haydon was a wise and thoughtful man. Haydon was Governor Steve Beshear&rsquo;s chief of staff. He died unexpectedly Sunday an apparent heart attack at his Springfield home. He was 62. Haydon was also chief of staff to Adkins before coming to work for Beshear&rsquo;s office in 2007. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 19:16:45 +0000 Dan Conti (KPR) & Angela Hatton 20687 at http://wkms.org Rocky Adkins Remembers Mike Haydon