A final wrap on the 2012 General Assembly in less than five minutes

04/26/2012 08:38 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:

About Ryan Alessi

Ryan Alessi joined cn|2 in May 2010 as senior managing editor and host of Pure Politics. He has covered politics for more than 10 years, including 7 years as a reporter for the Lexington Herald-Leader. Follow Ryan on Twitter @cn2Alessi. Ryan can be reached at 502-792-1135 or ryan.alessi@twcnews.com.

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