Today's Schedule Monday, January 25th
There is no legislative coverage scheduled for today.
- Tobacco Settlement Agreement Fund Oversight CommitteeJanuary 27, 10:30am EST
- 2021 Regular Session Impeachment CommitteeJanuary 27, 3:00pm EST
Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the week's news, including a change in the balance of power in the U.S. Senate, a new chief of police in Louisville, the latest COVID-19 statistics in Kentucky, and other topics. Guests: Alex Acquisto, Lexington Herald-Leader; Chris Otts, WDRB in Louisville; and Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier Journal.
Watch coverage of the Inauguration Day events.
Renee Shaw and guests discuss political conflicts following the 2020 Presidential election. Guests: Russell Coleman, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky; Ben Chandler, former Congressman KY-6; John Yarmuth, Congressman KY-3; James Comer, Congressman KY-1; Holly Harris, Executive Director, Justice Action Network; and Gerald Smith, Ph.D., University of Kentucky History Professor.
Renee Shaw speaks with Urban League of Lexington-Fayette County president and CEO P.G. Peeples and former Lexington Herald-Leader columnist and journalist Jacalyn Carfagno who led the effort to document the organization’s success resulting in a release of a 50th anniversary book.
Bill Bryant and guest journalists discuss legislation passed during the first week of the 2021 General Assembly, security measures taken in Frankfort after a mob breached the Capitol building in Washington DC, and other news. Guests: John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader; Lawrence Smith, WDRB in Louisville; and Morgan Watkins, Louisville Courier Journal.
Lawmakers approve an updated bill for new courts to hear constitutional challenges. The impeachment committee meets. The Senate passes its versions of the budget bills while senators consider training for certain in-home care-givers. A conversation with freshman Rep. Jennifer Henson Decker.
PBS NewsHour coverage of the second impeachment of President Trump.