Hal Heiner http://wkms.org en Hal Heiner Announces GOP Bid for 2015 Kentucky Governor Race http://wkms.org/post/hal-heiner-announces-gop-bid-2015-kentucky-governor-race <p>Kentucky’s first candidate into the 2015 race for governor launched his campaign Tuesday. Former Louisville Metro Council member Hal Heiner is seeking the republican nomination.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:50:24 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 39042 at http://wkms.org Hal Heiner Announces GOP Bid for 2015 Kentucky Governor Race New Super PAC Launches to Elect State House Republicans http://wkms.org/post/new-super-pac-launches-elect-state-house-republicans <p>A newly-formed Super PAC will target Kentucky House races this fall in an effort to win a GOP majority in that chamber.</p><p>New Direction Kentucky is a nonprofit founded by former Louisville Metro Councilman Hal Heiner, who is rumored to be a GOP contender for next year's governor’s race.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 20:29:28 +0000 Jonathan Meador 38361 at http://wkms.org New Super PAC Launches to Elect State House Republicans KY Banker Puts Forth Candidate Ideas For 2015 http://wkms.org/post/ky-banker-puts-forth-candidate-ideas-2015 <p></p><p>Prominent Kentucky banker Jess Correll says he's urging former Louisville councilman Hal Heiner to enter the Republican primary in the 2015 Governor’s race.</p><p>Correll says the former Louisville mayoral candidate reflects Kentucky's conservative values and would lead the state in a new direction.</p><p>Heiner said yesterday he's giving the race "careful consideration" but doesn't have a timetable. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:07:10 +0000 The Associated Press 36370 at http://wkms.org KY Banker Puts Forth Candidate Ideas For 2015 KY Legislators Hold Charter School Public Hearing http://wkms.org/post/ky-legislators-hold-charter-school-public-hearing <p>A Kentucky legislative education committee will hold a public hearing on charter schools this week.&nbsp; The request came from the Kentucky Charter Schools Association, which was created by its chairman, Hal Heiner, this year.&nbsp;</p><p>Heiner says for the past three years charter school legislation has been rejected by the state legislature and House Democrats on &nbsp;the education committee have refused to give charter schools a fair hearing.&nbsp; Mon, 09 Sep 2013 14:49:15 +0000 Devin Katayama (KPR) 34713 at http://wkms.org KY Legislators Hold Charter School Public Hearing Kentucky Legislative Education Committee To Hold Hearing On Charter School Reform http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-legislative-education-committee-hold-hearing-charter-school-reform <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">A Kentucky legislative education committee will hold a public hearing on charter schools next week.</p><p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">The request came from the Kentucky Charter Schools Association, which was created by its chairman, Hal Heiner, this year. Heiner said for the past three years charter school legislation has been rejected by the state legislature. He said House Democrats on &nbsp;the education committee have refused to give charter schools a fair hearing.</p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 19:35:20 +0000 Devin Katayama (KPR) 34663 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Legislative Education Committee To Hold Hearing On Charter School Reform New Charter School Push in Kentucky Legislative Session http://wkms.org/post/new-charter-school-push-kentucky-legislative-session-0 <div>The debate over charter schools is one Kentucky educators and legislators have heard and argued over for the last several years.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>But supporters of the education reform feel one party left out of those discussions is ready to be brought into the fold. A newly formed group called <a href="http://www.chartersinkentucky.com">Kentuckians Advocating Reforms</a> in Education (KARE) is launching TV ad buys across the commonwealth today to educate the general public about charter schools. KARE has spent $8,950 to air the ad on WLKY in Louisville. Tue, 03 Jan 2012 16:58:36 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 227 at http://wkms.org New Charter School Push in Kentucky Legislative Session http://wkms.org/post/new-charter-school-push-kentucky-legislative-session <div>The debate over charter schools is one Kentucky educators and legislators have heard and argued over for the last several years.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>But supporters of the education reform feel one party left out of those discussions is ready to be brought into the fold. Tue, 03 Jan 2012 16:52:54 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 226 at http://wkms.org