From Frankfort

Senate fails to vote on pension reform bill; sends it back to committee

03/09/2018 03:16 PM

FRANKFORT – The Kentucky state Senate decided on Friday afternoon to pass over Senate Bill 1, the pension reform bill, and refer it back to the State and Local Government Committee. The decision capped a wild day in the state Capitol as approximately 200 teachers, who arrived one hour before the session began, staged a rally — their chants could be heard throughout the day in the Senate chamber. The Senate recessed at 9:30 a.m. for a caucus meeting, came back briefly... Read more 


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