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(The Center Square) – A new study by the Allegheny Institute for Public Policy shows right-to-work states have fared better than states that lack employee freedom laws when it comes to job losses and recovery during the coronavirus pandemic.

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(The Center Square) – The head of the Kentucky League of Cities told lawmakers in Frankfort earlier this week federal funding provided by the American Rescue Plan will help but won’t be a cure-all for local needs.

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The percentage of children and adolescents who are not just overweight but obese has more than tripled since the 1970s, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. By 2018, nearly one in five children between the age of 2 and 19 were obese. Childhood obesity is defined as a BMI at or above […]

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(The Center Square) – Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced details Wednesday about the state building its own border wall to help slow the growing number of immigrants entering the U.S. illegally.

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(The Center Square) – A report issued by the Kentucky Legislative Research Commission last week called on the state’s Finance and Administration Cabinet to improve several policies in regards to vehicle fleet management. That includes tracking underutilized vehicles and determining if independent fleets managed by five state agencies are effectively using public funds.

(The Center Square) – Gov. Greg Abbott held a border summit Thursday night at a Civic Center in the Del Rio, Texas, a border town roughly 152 miles west of San Antonio.

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(The Center Square) – A Kentucky legislative subcommittee responsible for state regulations rejected Tuesday an amendment to Gov. Andy Beshear’s COVID-19 mask mandate out of fear that it could have an impact on businesses.