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Write your legislator and let them know you want Common Core gone, and that SB 1 is not the fix everyone thinks it is. UKTP has a great letter they sent that can help you and the legislators understand the issue. Dear Representative, The Senate recently passed SB1, the Kentucky Education Reform Bill. This bill […]

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The full blown version of REAL ID is HB 77; however, as we have informed you, HB 410 has been filed by Rep. DuPlessis to replace HB 77 in attempt to address the concerns the Liberty Community and the Governor had with the original. In fact Rep. DuPlessis claimed he got the language from the […]

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We are roughly at the halfway mark of the 2017 Session, a couple of the upcoming weeks will be short ones, thus expanding the session out more than normal for a short year.  Below is the Legislative Update for Week 4. Legislative Stats 2017 Bills Senate Bills: 253 House Bills: 540 Total Bills: 793 Week […]

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TBK Voted to be in favor of Charter Schools and Rep. Phil Moffett’s version HB 103. However, Rep Carney’s Bill 520 seems to be the one everyone is lining up behind. Below is a letter sent by UKTP with their concerns regarding HB 520. If you feel the same, we encourage you to contact your […]

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End Civil Asset Forfeiture

Published on 26 February 2017 by in Uncategorized

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Civil Asset Forfeiture is a fundraising mechanism for law enforcement and with it being a way to gain money, there is definitely room for abuse. More often than not they seize the assets of someone who has been arrested only, not convicted. If you are not convicted, you still have a hard time getting your […]

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Capital Tour & Training

Published on 26 February 2017 by in Information

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 Learn the Legislative Process Meet Legislators Visit your Senator’s office Q & A Attend Committee Hearings Watch General Assembly From Gallery Capitol Tour   You CAN influence the laws being made. Learn how they ‘make sausage’ and be more effective in your grassroots efforts. If you’ve never been to Frankfort, you should come at least […]

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The Feds Want Your Fingerprints

Published on 22 February 2017 by in State Legislative Alerts

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There seems to be a theme this session, BIOMETRICS! From having to fight REAL ID as the obvious battle to a whole slew of fingerprint bills. The Feds are dangling funding in the state’s face if they would just pass all these laws requiring federal background checks (fingerprint collection) a little at a time on certain […]

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