KILL REAL ID

Published on 13 February 2017 by in Issues, Legislation, Legislative Alerts

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Its time to make our voice heard on REAL ID again. For those of you that don’t know what REAL ID is, in a nutshell it is an unfunded mandate by the Federal Government to coerce the states into turning our Driver’s Licenses into a National ID Card that would violate our privacy, a concept […]

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SB 7 was supposed to be heard in committee Thursday last week. However, Republicans in the Senate got weak-kneed when faced with opposition from a Liberal Women’s Anti-Gun Group called Moms Demand Action.  Also some in Law Enforcement seem to be against your 2nd Amendment Right, they say they prefer to just have CCDW for […]

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REAL ID in KY Media Again

Published on 16 January 2017 by in Issues

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Right now, there is a lot of fearmongering by the media and some legislators about not being able to get on military bases in Kentucky unless you have a REAL ID compliant driver’s license. It’s time we understand something; the bases are Federal facilities and the Federal government can change their required documents to whatever […]

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If the Judicial/Prison system has deemed someone safe to be in society then they should be able to vote in that society, they have paid that debt off. Further if they must now live in society and pay taxes in that society then they should have representation in that society. Voting is a fundamental right […]

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Why Oppose County Unification?

Published on 16 January 2017 by in Issues

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This legislation would create a mechanism to allow county governments to merge. Some would argue this is a cost saving measure because it would consolidate government down. However, we argue this limits representation, of all the things government wants to cut spending, why cut spending on your ability to have access to local elected officials. […]

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Don’t Abolish the County Constable

Published on 16 January 2017 by in Issues

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There are several reasons not to abolish the County Constable, first of which is it is a Constitutional Office, we at TBK are not too fond of opening the door to tinkering with the Constitution. Like the Sheriff, the Constable is elected by the people, and when it comes to law enforcement it is important […]

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LRC Shows Bias Against Governor Bevin

Published on 12 September 2016 by in Issues, Legislation

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The LRC is supposed to be a non-political, non-biased organization within government that is supposed to provide various services to the legislators. One of those services is the issuance of the Interim Legislative Record, which is not only a benefit to the legislators but everyday citizens as well. The interim committee hearings are where regulations […]

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