Kentucky Tonight explores some of the issues that will face the commonwealth's new governor, including budget and revenue concerns, infrastructure needs, education, and Medicaid.
Andy Beshear is sworn in as Kentucky's 63rd governor on December 10, 2019. Watch the private swearing-in ceremony, the inaugural parade and public swearing-in, the grand march, and highlights from the day.
Renee Shaw and guests discuss the gubernatorial transition. Scheduled guests: Jason Bailey, executive director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy; Terry Brooks, executive director of the Kentucky Youth Advocates; Ashli Watts, president and CEO of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce; and Anne-Tyler Morgan, member of the McBrayer law firm and senior fellow with Pegasus Institute.
The Trump Impeachment Hearings
Democratic and Republican lawyers from the House Intelligence and Judiciary committees give presentations to the House lawmakers in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
By 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the oceans. PBS NewsHour takes a closer look at this now ubiquitous material, how it’s impacting the world and ways we can break our plastic addiction.
Journalists from around the state discuss the week's news with host Bill Bryant, including news leading up to the Dec. 10 gubernatorial inauguration. Guests: Hillary Thornton, WKYT-TV in Lexington; Ryland Barton, Kentucky Public Radio; and Bill Estep, Lexington Herald-Leader.
Host Bill Bryant and jounalists discuss the week's news and forecast the political activity heading into the 2020 General Assembly in Frankfort (program taped on 11/22/19). Guests: John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader; Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier-Journal; and Lawrence Smith, WDRB-TV in Louisville.
The Wednesday hearing will examine the premise of “high crimes and misdemeanors” by hearing from scholars and experts. The hearing by the Judiciary comes after the House Intelligence Committee held 5 days of hearings late last month.
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The debate union faces Harvard. While Rodney and Sebastian complete their 100-page senior projects and present them to faculty, Giovannie gets into trouble and is sent to SHU, not able to complete his project before being released. At graduation at Taconic, Tamara, Tamika and Shawnta receive associate degrees, while at Eastern, Rodney and Sebastian receive bachelor’s degrees.