Kentucky pension system

8:56 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

Talks Between 7 Counties, Lawmakers Come Up Short

Rep Brent Yonts (D-Greenville)-Right shakes hands with Governor Steve Beshear
Credit Photo by Bud Craft, courtesy Ky Legislative Research Commission.


An attempt at mediation between state lawmakers and a Louisville mental health nonprofit over its bankruptcy has yielded little progress. Earlier this month, member of Seven Counties Services and a handful of state lawmakers met to discuss what, if any, deal could be reached over the nonprofit’s bankruptcy filing.

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11:10 am
Wed October 31, 2012

Pension Reform Task Force Hopes to Make Recommendations Soon

Mike Cherry
Credit LRC Public Information

The Kentucky General Assembly’s pension task force hopes to come up with a plan in less than a month to reduce more than $30 billion in unfunded liability in the state’s retirement system. State Representative Mike Cherry co-chairs the panel which has been conducting public hearings and collecting information on the issue for months.

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