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House Speaker Jeff Hoover says a bill that would ban all tobacco products at public school campuses likely will not pass this year. 

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Kentucky lawmakers have agreed to encourage public school districts to begin the school year in late August.

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Tennessee lawmakers are slated to vote on several school-choice proposals, including vouchers bills moving through the legislature.

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A Tennessee lawmaker is stalling a transgender bathroom bill for a week or two amid recent federal actions.

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Illinois is handing out $1 million in federal grants to help educate children of migrant families.

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Kentucky lawmakers have voted to send a message to Planned Parenthood.

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Kentuckians could replace their drivers' license with a "voluntary travel ID" in order to board a domestic flight or enter a military base under a bill that has cleared the House of Representatives. 

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Kentucky home-school students could try out for public school sports teams under a bill that has passed the state House of Representatives. 

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More than 81,000 Kentuckians have purchased health insurance through HealthCare.gov. The Cabinet for Health and Family Services announced the numbers Tuesday. 

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A federal judge has ruled that a county clerk in Kentucky who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples in 2015 doesn't have to pay legal fees for the couples who sued her. 

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