mike harmon

Government
11:46 am
Fri July 6, 2012

DUI legislatio​n pre-filed

A state lawmaker has pre-filed legislation for the 2013 session of the Kentucky General Assembly aimed at stiffening drunk driving laws. It’s not the first time the bill has been proposed.

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ALEC has Little Influence in KY Legislation
4:42 pm
Thu April 26, 2012

State Co-Chair says ALEC bills Don't Go Far In Kentucky

A controversial national legislative group may not have the same pull in Kentucky as it does in other states.

For weeks, the American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC, has been under fire for its work pushing model state laws. The group has been linked to "stand your ground" gun laws, which have been in the news since the shooting death of a Florida teenager in February.

Many of ALEC's corporate members, including Kentucky-based Yum Brands, have ended their association with the group.

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