A final wrap on the 2012 General Assembly in less than five minutes
04/26/2012 07:38 AM
Lawmakers’ attempts at redistricting did not go well. Neither did the end of the 2012 General Assembly when the road bill forced a stare down between the governor and Senate president.
The budget, normally the source of legislative gridlock, was a rare bright spot.
Legislation aimed at fighting drugs served as the emotional anchor of the session, as did the response to the March 2 tornados that ravaged parts of Kentucky.
Those were the main points in this year’s 60-day session. And Pure Politics wrapped them up with some of the other memorable moments, light and heavy, in less than five minutes. Take a look:
Below the Fold
Cabinet for Health and Family Services-backed bill deletes several commissions and numerous required reports
Majority of Kentuckians not fearful of losing insurance; Congressional Budget Office says repeal will raise costs, leave millions without insurance
Gov. Bevin appoints new University of Louisville board, renaming most from previous reorganization attempt
Former congressional candidate says Democrats need to understand days of the coal industry being a true force in the state are over
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