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Politics in a Presidential Election Year

One to One with Bill Goodman

Politics in a Presidential Election Year

Political Science Professors Stephen Voss, University of Kentucky, and Nancy Cade, University of Pikeville, discuss the aftermath of the Iowa caucus, the upcoming New Hampshire caucus, Sen. Rand Paul dropping out of the Kentucky caucus, and other topics.

News of the Week: February 5, 2016

Comment on Kentucky

News of the Week: February 5, 2016

Journalists from around the state discuss news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including the University of Louisville's self-imposed postseason ban for its basketball team due to NCAA infractions and Sen. Rand Paul's suspension of his Republican presidential campaign.

Remembering Sen. Georgia Davis Powers

Connections with Renee Shaw

Remembering Sen. Georgia Davis Powers

Renee looks back on the life and career of state Sen. Georgia Davis Powers, who died last week at age 92. Powers spoke often with KET about her experiences as the first woman and African-American to be elected to the state Senate and about her involvement in the civil rights movement.

Feb. 5, 2016

Legislative Update

Feb. 5, 2016

Renee Shaw presents coverage of legislative proceedings from Friday, Feb. 5, including statements from Senate and House committee and subcommittee meetings.

Feb. 4, 2016

Legislative Update

Feb. 4, 2016

Renee Shaw presents coverage of legislative proceedings from Thursday, February 4.

‘Dreamland’ Author Describes Roots of Drug Scourge

Bill's Eye Blog

‘Dreamland’ Author Describes Roots of Drug Scourge

KET's Casey Parker-Bell talks with journalist Sam Quinones about his book, “Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.” Gov. Matt Bevin mentioned the work in his recent budget address to legislators.

Feb. 3, 2016

Legislative Update

Feb. 3, 2016

Renee Shaw presents coverage of legislative doings from Wednesday, Feb. 3, including statements from Senate and House committee and subcommittee meetings.

Feb. 2, 2016

Legislative Update

Feb. 2, 2016

Blocking state dollars for Planned Parenthood, holding "no-jail" jailers accountable, and budget talks dominate legislative proceedings. Renee Shaw also reports on a rally for Kentuckians with disabilities at the State Capitol.

Activists for Those with Disabilities Rally at Capitol

Legislative Update Extras

Activists for Those with Disabilities Rally at Capitol

Advocates for Kentucky's 847,000 disabled citizens rallied at the state capitol Tuesday. KET's Lillie Ruschell reports on the event and the funding concerns voiced by disability activists.

The Proposed Budget: Room for Compromise?

Kentucky Tonight

The Proposed Budget: Room for Compromise?

Bill and his guests discuss Gov. Bevin's proposed state budget. Scheduled guests: State Rep. Rick Rand, D-Bedford, chair of the House Appropriations and Revenue Committee; State Sen. Christian McDaniel, R-Taylor Mill, chair of the Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee; State Sen. Morgan McGarvey, D-Louisville; and State Rep. Steven Rudy, R-Paducah.