2020 Kentucky house candidate Mike Eaves (district 81), has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.
2020 Kentucky house candidate Larry Varney (district 64), has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.
The number of Kentucky residents taking part in the federal nutrition program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) declined 18.8 percent from fiscal years 2015 to 2019, the U.S. Food and Nutrition Service reported.
The top 1 percent of earners in Kentucky are taxed at an effective rate of 6.7 percent, compared to the state’s 11.1 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.
Among the 75 most populous cities in the U.S., Louisville ranks 19th for the state of its finances, having $1,300 in liabilities per taxpayer, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released last month.
The outflow of smuggled cigarettes in Kentucky is 9.3 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.
Kentucky finished 32nd in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.
Kentucky was included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.
Kentucky would lack adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.
U.S. Term Limits Capitol Day 2020
John Calipari, head basketball coach at the University of Kentucky, earned $9.3 million in 2018, making Calipari the highest-paid public employee in Kentucky last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.
Legislative appropriations for Kentucky arts agencies are projected to reach $1.73 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to 39 cents per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).
Borrowers in Kentucky who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 2,642, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.