Representative Kelly Flood http://wkms.org en McCracken County Judge Supports State Busing for Private School Pupils http://wkms.org/post/mccracken-county-judge-supports-state-busing-private-school-pupils <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">McCracken’s County’s Judge Executive has expressed his support for the county school district’s </span>busing<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of private school students.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">According to a&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.kentucky.com/2014/05/03/3225667/kentucky-spending-millions-on.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">Lexington Herald Leader article</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, state financial records show that Kentucky spent nearly $18 million to pay for&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">busing</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;at private, mostly religious schools, in two dozen counties over the last six years.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 05 May 2014 20:14:49 +0000 Rob Canning & Lance Dennee 40342 at http://wkms.org McCracken County Judge Supports State Busing for Private School Pupils Lexington Legislator Pre-Files Bill To Create "Benefit Corporations" http://wkms.org/post/lexington-legislator-pre-files-bill-create-benefit-corporations <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A bill has been pre-filed in the Kentucky legislature that would permit the founding of “benefit corporations.” Lexington Representative Kelly Flood is pushing the legislation to address shortcomings in modern day capitalism.</span></p><p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 18:54:22 +0000 Jonathan Meador 36731 at http://wkms.org Lexington Legislator Pre-Files Bill To Create "Benefit Corporations"