Posts Tagged ‘rand paul’
Gentlemen, telling the ladies that you have a Silver Star, Purple Heart and the Congressional Medal of Honor may get you more than shot down at the bar…
NPR reports the Supreme Court is considering whether or not claiming you’ve won medals could get you thrown in the clink.
Kentucky~ Paducah officials want to reevaluate the areas earthquake risk. Senator Paul does some pro bono surgery in Paducah.A Paducah juvenile was arrested for burning down three homes. State officials debate the drop out age bill. The UPIKE debate continues.
Tennessee~ The “Don’t Say Gay” bill loses some momentum.
Surprise! Big schools bring in big money.
NPR reports Harvard and Yale once again top the list of colleges for money received in 2011.
Kentucky~ Gov. Steve Beshear defends Paducah’s nuclear-enrichment plant. The University of Pikeville could become a part of the state’s higher education system. The House approves an Amish buggy bill. New legislation could give whistleblowers a cash reward. A teen is charged with killing her newborn child. Surface mining opponents rally in Frankfort. Paducah’s Fountain Avenue comes a step closer to restoration.
the morning cram [What he really hates is the stuff that gets carried out in his name; Wars. Bigotry. Tebowing.]
Quick, get to your nearest football field and take a knee! It actually works…
NPR reports Denver pulls out an upset over the Pittsburg Steelers. And yoga classes everywhere incorporate their newest pose: downward facing Tebow.
Kentucky~ Rand Paul is hosting a town hall meeting in Murray. MSU remains undefeated! Two fires break out near USEC Paducah. The University of Pikeville proposal slows under technical scrutiny. Instant racing is paying off at Kentucky Downs. Gatewood Galbraith’s public memorial has been announced. The new House redistricting plan hit a road block.
Tennessee~ Lamar Alexander wants to express himself.
The Pentagon finds fighting two wars at once can be tricky…
NPR reports military officials are revisiting the policy which states we could fight multiple wars at the same time and win. Ask any sports fan, split squad games never pack the same punch.
Kentucky~ Murray State’s on a roll! USEC may be leaving Paducah. More budget cuts are on their way. Beshear really wants some gambling money. Williams sounds off on Beshear’s State of the Commonwealth.
Tennessee~ Judges may no longer give to political campaigns.
Be careful who you hire…
NPR reports Penn State fires Joe Paterno after an alleged cover up of alleged abuse by one of his assistant coaches.
Will first time voters come through for Obama in 2012?
NPR reports President Obama rode into the White House on the support of “Millennial” voters, but their loyalty may be wavering.
We get an extra hour on Sunday (but I’m saving mine for Monday).
Kentucky~ A Graves County teacher is arrested for allegedly sleeping with a student. Barkley bridge work will go on through the weekend. The Breeders Cup begins today. Gov Beshear will begin his final surge. Utilities could go up.
Student loan debt will follow some college students for the rest of their lives.
NPR reports the student loan debt for the average US college student is around $24,000. But for some, the burden is much larger than that. (I’d hate to be one of those students…oh wait)
Illinois~ Schools need more money.