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HUD Secretary Ben Carson to visit Louisville on Friday

Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson

United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is scheduled to visit Louisville on Friday, where he will promote a childhood literacy program.

Spokespersons with HUD confirmed …

Republican Sen. Dan Seum of Louisville endorses Beshear over Bevin

Screenshot of tweeted video in which state Sen. Dan Seum, R-Louisville, announcing his endorsement of Attorney General Andy Beshear

State Sen. Dan Seum, R-Louisville, announcing his endorsement of Attorney General Andy Beshear | Screenshot of tweeted video

Republican state Sen. Dan Seum of Louisville broke ranks with his party Monday morning by announcing that he is endorsing Democratic Attorney …

Early rollouts of Real ID lead to long waits and delays

Screenshot driver waits for Real ID

Chad Castle of Versailles waits with his daughters Mya, 2, left, and Madalynn, 5, at the Woodford County Courthouse Annex in downtown Versailles on Tuesday as he tries to get a travel driver’s license. | Photo by ALEX SLITZ/Lexington Herald-Leader

Senate passes quasi pension bill, signed by governor

Kentucky Capitol building

The Capitol building in Frankfort | Photo by Olivia Krauth

The state Senate followed the lead of the state House on Wednesday by passing the bill to address the rising pension costs of regional universities and quasi-governmental agencies, which was …

House passes quasi pension bill over Democrats’ objections

The chamber of the Kentucky House of Representatives

The chamber of the Kentucky House of Representatives. | Photo by Olivia Krauth

The state House passed a bill on Monday by a 52-46 vote to address the rising pension costs of regional universities and quasi-governmental agencies, over the objections …

Kentucky lawmakers kick off pension special session

Kentucky House of Representatives

The Kentucky House of Representatives begins a special session to discuss pension relief for quasi-governmental agencies. | Photo by Olivia Krauth

Kentucky lawmakers gaveled in Friday morning, kicking off a long-awaited special session on pensions for quasi-governmental agencies.

Regional universities …

Bevin, Beshear clash in gubernatorial candidate forum

Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear faced off in the Kentucky Farm Bureau gubernatorial candidate forum.

Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear faced off in the Kentucky Farm Bureau gubernatorial candidate forum. | Screenshot via KFB video

The Kentucky Farm Bureau hosted a forum for gubernatorial candidates Matt Bevin and Andy Beshear on Wednesday, …

Sun Valley pool reopens despite budget deficit

Young swimmers enjoy Sun Valley's swimming pool for the first time this summer.

Young swimmers enjoy Sun Valley’s swimming pool for the first time this summer. | Photo by Jeremy Chisenhall

Louisville’s budget concerns haven’t kept all of the city pools closed this summer.

The Sun Valley pool at the Sun Valley Community …