The Morning Cram [father son edition]

Jun 14, 2013

From NPR: Bobbie Hanvey is a prolific photojournalist and radio interviewer from Northern Ireland. His son Steafán is a musician, currently on tour in America. Father and son reflect on the Troubles, art, and their relationship in a video featuring their photos and music.

Kentucky: Kentucky tea party activists have asked a judge to resolve a lawsuit over the legality of the state’s health benefit exchange. A private foundation broke ground at Fort Campbell for a new clinic to treat the signature wounds. Kentucky's health commissioner says the typical smoker in Kentucky spent $2,237 to buy 468 packs of cigarettes last year. Harrison County farmer Brian Furnish has been chosen as the new chairman of the Kentucky Industrial Hemp Commission.

Tennessee: The Tennessee House and Senate speakers say they will seek a review of a no-bid contract with a real estate firm because it once counted Governor Bill Haslam among its investors.