Kentucky Public Radio's Kenny Colston Wraps Up This Week in Frankfort

Feb 10, 2012

This week legislation has been flying around the house and senate in Frankfort, and somewhat surprisingly the house and senate came to an agreement on congressional districts. Kentucky Public Radio’s Kenny Colston speaks with Rick Howlett about the happenings in Kentucky’s State Capitol this week.

Here are a few stories Kenny covered this week:

  • After weeks of disagreement, new districts for Kentucky's six U.S. House seats will become law.
  • Governor Steve Beshear says the problems with Kentucky s new Medicaid Managed Care system will be resolved.
  • Governor Steve Beshear has put together a bipartisan group of 23 Kentuckians to serve on his tax commission.
  • A newly-formed coalition of businesses, unions and education groups have teamed up to get a constitutional amendment for gambling on the ballot in Kentucky.