Bob Damron http://wkms.org en Beshear Vetoes Religious Freedom Bill http://wkms.org/post/beshear-vetoes-religious-freedom-bill <p style="margin-bottom:0in"><font face="Calibri, sans-serif">Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has vetoed the controversial ‘religious freedom’ bill.</font></p><p style="margin-bottom:0in">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top:0in;margin-bottom:0in"><font face="Times, serif"><font><font face="Calibri, sans-serif"><font size="3">The legislation would allow residents to ignore any laws or regulations that violate tenets of their faith. But opponents argued it could threaten civil rights protections for racial minorities, women and LGBT residents.</font></font></font></font> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 18:49:59 +0000 Gabe Bullard (KPR) 29649 at http://wkms.org Beshear Vetoes Religious Freedom Bill Lawmaker Pushes Middle School Athletics Association http://wkms.org/post/lawmaker-pushes-middle-school-athletics-association <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); ">One Central Kentucky lawmaker is spearheading an effort to create a middle school athletic association in Kentucky.</span><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); " /><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); " />< Mon, 05 Mar 2012 20:24:43 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 17157 at http://wkms.org