Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week, including reaction in Kentucky to the U.S. Supreme Court's overturning of Roe vs. Wade. Guests: Alex Acquisto, Lexington Herald-Leader; Chris Otts, WDRB in Louisville; and Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier Journal.
Today's Schedule Saturday, June 25th
There is no legislative coverage scheduled for today.
There is no legislative coverage scheduled for the immediate future.
Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week, including an important endorsement from former President Donald Trump in the Republican primary race for governor and a rise in COVID-19 cases. Guests: Austin Horn, Lexington Herald-Leader; Melissa Patrick, Kentucky Health News; and Mark Vanderhoff, WLKY in Louisville.
Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week, including the continuing recovery from December 2021 tornadoes in Western Kentucky. Guests: Lily Burris, WKMS in Murray; John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader; Marcus Green, WDRB in Louisville; and Taylor Shea West, The Mayfield Messenger.
Gun violence ripped through multiple communities last weekend, with dozens killed or injured in shootings nationwide. A growing number of health care providers say gun violence is a public health issue. Dr. Joseph Sakran, a trauma surgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore who survived a life-threatening gunshot wound as a teenager, joins John Yang to discuss.
Issues involve whether a retail customer’s use of a self-checkout register and scanner was without the effective consent of the owner when the customer scanned the barcode from a less expensive item instead of that for the more expensive item taken from the store. Oral arguments heard on June 8, 2022.
Issues presented include whether an injury sustained by an employee on the front steps of her personal residence as she left to lead a training in her role as a social services clinician for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services constitutes a compensable injury arising out of and in the course of her employment. Oral arguments heard on June 8, 2022.