President Trump

via WKMS News

  Kentucky’s senior U.S. Senator says he thinks Merrick Garland should be the next

director of the FBI. Garland was nominated by President Obama last year to join

the U.S. Supreme Court.

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The CEO of Benton-based Community Financial and Services Bank took part in the 2017 Independent Community Bankers of America Summit at the White House this week. Betsy Flynn joined more than 100 other bank representatives to meet with President Donald Trump and other top officials to discuss lifting regulatory burdens that restrict community banks.


 President Donald Trump signed an executive order to “promote free speech and religious liberties” Thursday that has garnered opposing responses from two Kentucky advocacy groups.

via WKYU

  The head of the Warren County-based Kentucky International Center says President Trump’s revised travel ban doesn’t bring him much optimism. 

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

  Two area Christian faith leaders are expressing opposition to President Donald Trump’s executive order related to immigration and refugees.

via International Center of Kentucky Facebook page

The head of the Kentucky International Center in Bowling Green said he is disappointed by President Trump’s proposed plan to restrict the flow of refugees to the U.S.  Albert Mbanfu said it’s now unlikely that any Syrian refugees will be coming to Bowling Green. He added that it puts them in a real dilemma.

Sydni Anderson

 Trade uncertainty is a top concern for some Kentucky soybean industry representatives. Those sentiments were expressed at the 13th annual Soybean Promotion Day held at Murray State University on Tuesday.