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Kentucky Politics Distilled: Cameron Threatens to Sue Beshear; McConnell Sets Conditions on Aid

Ryland Barton

This week in Kentucky politics, Attorney General Daniel Cameron threatened to sue Gov. Andy Beshear for not allowing in-person church services during the coronavirus pandemic.

The state got its first glimpse at how much tax revenue has dropped off amid business closures.

And Kentucky’s senior Senator Mitch McConnell has new conditions for helping states out with their budget problems.

Jonese Franklin from member station WFPL talked to capitol reporter Ryland Barton for this week’s edition of Kentucky Politics Distilled.

Ryland is the state capitol reporter for the Kentucky Public Radio Network, a group of public radio stations including WKU Public Radio. A native of Lexington, Ryland has covered politics and state government for NPR member stations KWBU in Waco and KUT in Austin.
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