As America chooses its next president in the midst of a historic pandemic, FRONTLINE investigates whose vote counts — and whose might not. With Columbia Journalism Investigations and USA Today, New Yorker writer Jelani Cobb reports on allegations of voter disenfranchisement, rhetoric and realities around mail-in ballots, and how the pandemic could impact turnout. Watch now.
Today's Schedule Thursday, October 22nd
- Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary10:30am EDT
- Interim Joint Committee on Natural Resources and Energy1:00pm EDT
There is no legislative coverage scheduled for the immediate future.
Renee Shaw and four legislators discuss Kentucky's upcoming 2020 general election. Guests: Senate President Robert Stivers, a Republican from Manchester; House Speaker David Osborne, a Republican from Prospect; House Minority Whip Angie Hatton, a Democrat from Whitesburg; and Senate Minority Leader Morgan McGarvey, a Democrat from Louisville.
Renee Shaw talks with Beth Howard and Michael Harrington about building multi-racial alliances among poor and working-class Kentuckians. Then Devine Carama discusses his walk across the state to promote voter awareness and racial justice.
At issue is a governor's authority to issue orders pursuant to KRS Chapter 39A. Oral arguments heard on Sept. 17, 2020.
Bill Bryant and guest journalists discuss the upcoming 2020 general election and other news from the commonwealth. Guests: Daniel Desrochers, Lexington Herald-Leader; Mark Vanderhoff, WLKY in Louisville; and Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier Journal.
Host Renee Shaw discusses issues affecting Kentucky’s 4th Congressional District with scheduled guest Alexandra Owensby – Democrat candidate, 4th Congressional District.
Bill Bryant and guest reporters discuss the fall 2020 election season, the latest COVID-19 numbers, and other news from the commonwealth. Guests: Alex Acquisto, Lexington Herald-Leader; Joe Ragusa, Spectrum News 1; and Morgan Watkins, Louisville Courier Journal.