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…We Hope Finally the 2016 Legislative Session has come to an end, and it was a rough one.  We hope to provide you some highlights or lowlights of the session. The Governor has 10 days to veto bills (excluding Sundays) from the moment they are received in his office.  If the Governor doesn’t veto or […]

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So far so good, REAL ID/SB 245 has not passed yet this session; however it only has one more hurdle to pass and that is a vote in the House. We do not know if this bill is dead in the House. The last day the House met in chambers on April 1st two representatives […]

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Legislative Message Line: 1-800-372-7181 Governor’s Constituent Services 502-564-2611 HB 309 will be voted on the Senate Floor today @ 2PM. Public Private Partnerships as proposed in HB 309 is explained in simplest terms as this. A way for the government to spend money it doesn’t have off the books until the for profit entity comes […]

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The House Transportation Committee is acting fast and will be hearing SB 245/REAL ID on Thursday 3/24/2016 at Noon in Annex Room 149. Leave a message for the Members of the House Transportation Committee, All House Leadership, and Your Representative. Tell them to Oppose SB 245/REAL ID in Kentucky.  1-800-372-7181 We can only hope the […]

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Rights Restoration Alert

Published on 23 March 2016 by in State Legislative Alerts

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Legislative Message Line: 1-800-372-7181 HB 40 Felon Expungements – ON Senate Floor: Leave Message for Senate Leadership and Your Senators. “Pass HB 40 with a wait period no longer than 5 years. HB 40 allows folks with the lowest level of felony conviction an opportunity to earn a chance to clear their record.” This bill […]

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Late Night REAL ID Update

Published on 22 March 2016 by in State Legislative Alerts

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Unfortunately SB 245/REAL ID passed the Senate on Tuesday (3/22/2016) 26-12. The 12 Senators that had the courage to vote against REAL ID are Bowen, Buford, Embry, Higdon, McDaniel, Robinson, Schickel, Seum, Smith, Thayer, Webb, and West. Now we must contact the House, it is imperative you call and let your opposition be known to […]

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Legislative Alerts: Week 12

Published on 20 March 2016 by in State Legislative Alerts

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We are going to forgo the extensive update we have given in prior weeks for a more abbreviated version. This next week (the 12th week) of the session will be the last full week (there will still be a few days left though). So this update is going to be more like a last minute […]

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