Kentucky Politics Distilled: Pension Battle Goes To Court

Jun 10, 2018

Protestors gathered outside Franklin Circuit Court where AG Beshear is suing Gov Bevin over changes to pension system signed into law earlier this year.
Credit Ryland Barton

This week in Kentucky politics: the lawsuit over the new pension law was argued in court; Kentucky’s new commissioner of education laid out his priorities, which include helping charter schools open up and taking over Louisville’s public school system; and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell continued to express concern about President Trump’s tariffs leading to a full-blown trade war.

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