BY LINDA B. BLACKFORD firstname.lastname@example.org Under pressure from State Auditor Adam Edelen, the Bluegrass Area Development District will spend $300,000 to buy the building it has leased from a related entity for $250,000 a year for the past two decades. The executive board of Bluegrass ADD, which manages economic development money for Central Kentucky, unanimously […]View
Welcome from Susan
Today is a new day. There is no longer room for any Kentucky Legislator that feels entitled to office, only takes up space, and does not contribute to problem solving or participate in the critical discussion of issues that move our state forward. I would love to see the public retaliate against those who forget they represent citizens of all parties, not just their own. Please share with me your thoughts and concerns to help Kentucky become all she can be!
(Rep. Susan Westrom’s comment: This is a bill that I have filed four times, passed out of the House, but could not get it through the Senate. I will be carrying this bill for Senator Givens on the house Floor for passage. When it passes the house and is signed by our governor, it will […]View
Shawn Jones, Special to The Courier-Journal What will it take to reverse generations of damage from chronic exposure to secondhand smoke? For many years, Kentucky has had the dubious distinction of leading the nation in early death and disease from breathing in toxic tobacco smoke both voluntarily and involuntarily. I see the tragic results of […]View