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KY~ MSU’s Billy Kennedy is expected to sign a contract extension today. Paducah officials deny being confused. Fort Campbell will tighten its (financial) belt while soldiers are away. A US-62 bridge near Lake City is down to one lane till noon. Murray’s Chamber of Commerce will release how its members feel about a payroll tax later this week. Two bills now sit on Beshear’s desk: one forces 2 organizations out into the public eye and another wants to reduce teen suicide. Most lawmakers get a day off as budget talks resume. No ‘Race to the Top’ $$$. More universities may establish nursing doctoral degree programs.

TN~ The state expects a $75m revenue shortfall. The Senate has passed a constitutional ban on an income tax.

morning cram (wedne$day edition)

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KY~ A Marshall County teen dies during volleyball practice. Paducah’s Commission accepts Zumwalt’s resignation; appoints Perkins to fill in. Paducah-McCracken County’s Convention Corp has more money problems. The House will vote today on the state’s budget.

TN~ A proposed change to the  constitution could cement a ban on state income tax.