Tom Riner

State Government Audit Under Review

Aug 11, 2014
Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons

An audit of state government by the National Conference of State Legislatures is currently under “review” by Kentucky political leaders but the report hasn’t been made public.

A spokesman for the NCSL says on April 25 a preliminary draft of their report was delivered to Marcia Seiler, the acting director of the Legislative Research Commission, and to members of state House and Senate leadership.

Government Worker Incentives Bill Getting Ironed Out

Jan 24, 2014
Kentucky Senate courtesy Commonwealth of Kentucky

A bill that would create incentive programs for employees of the Legislative Research Commission who find ways to save money is working its way through the General Assembly. But an amendment to the bill changes the focus, and attempts to add criteria for hiring the LRC's next director.

Lawmakers Return Special Session Pay

Jun 19, 2012

Two Kentucky lawmakers are refusing pay for a weeklong special legislative session held earlier this year.