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The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill to set guidelines for the governor to follow in removing board members at public universities. 

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Local government pension funds would break away from the Kentucky Retirement Systems under a bill headed to the Kentucky Senate after winning committee approval. 

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Hundreds of people packed a closed city street outside a hotel in northern Kentucky to protest Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's speech to a local chamber of commerce. 

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Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam isn't ruling out a future run for U.S. Senate. 

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Illinois' largest public-employee union is set to announce the result of a strike-authorization vote.

Laura Ellis

Two Amish men from Kentucky who sued the city of Auburn's mayor and police chief over an ordinance requiring horses to wear excrement-catching bags within city limits have voluntarily dismissed their federal lawsuit.

Rob Canning

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and his wife, Glenna, have paid their property taxes and nearly $2,000 in penalties for paying the bill late.

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Hundreds of chanting protesters gathered outside a Louisville-area hotel where Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell heard from people defending the Affordable Care Act, including a businessman who credits it with helping him offer health insurance to his employees.

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A bill moving through the Kentucky state legislature would restrict people to just one first-offense DUI conviction in a lifetime. 

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Kentucky's public colleges and universities would have to compete with each other for shrinking state tax dollars under a bill that has cleared the state Senate.

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