Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says the state will have more money this winter to help low-income Kentuckians heat their homes. He says the federal government had already doubled the state's share to 68-million dollars, when word came of another nine-percent increase, to 75-million dollars.
Frankfort, KY – One of the most competitive Kentucky races this fall has yet to be decided. House Speaker Jody Richards is fighting to hang on to the leadership post he's held since 1994. His Challenger is former Attorney General Greg Stumbo. Democrats will caucus in January to choose their leaders. Democratic State Representative Robin Webb concedes she's not looking forward to the contest.
There's tension right now and it's going to be interesting, it's going to put a lot of strain on our legislative structure.