KY House Welcomes Students in Our Daily/ Honorary Page Program

Dear Boone County Friends, Since serving as your State Representative, I have had so many terrific students spend the day with me as participants in the Kentucky House of Representatives Daily Page Program. The Kentucky House of Representatives offers two types of paging opportunities during our Legislative Sessions: Daily/Honorary Pages and Session Full-time Pages. Our Read More …

Remembering Pearl Harbor, & After 76yrs Welcome Home KY Native, Navy Fireman First Class Samuel Crowder

December marks the month of the busiest holiday we celebrate, but today we take pause to remember Pearl Harbor first. This year on December 7th, we reflect on the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. We remember the 2,403 Americans who were killed December 7, 1941, including sailors, soldiers, airman, marines, and civilians. Read More …

Warm Thanksgiving Thoughts from Our Home to Yours

Dear Family, Extended Family & Friends, As we prepare to gather with family and give thanks to the Lord for his goodness and our many blessings, we reach out to each of you with our best wishes for a joyous and beautiful Thanksgivings celebration. Thanksgiving is one of our favorite family and friends gatherings, as Read More …

KENTUCKY PENSION REFORM PRESS CONFERENCE–KEEPING PROMISES

After months and months of comprehensive study, focus and negotiations, standing by our commitment to address Kentucky’s pension crisis at a 9:00AM press conference today, Governor Matt Bevin, Leader Hoover and President Stivers highlighted ten key points of the pension reform plan. A critical portion of the plan focus was how to ensure we respectfully Read More …

Boone County Residents and Beyond, New Medicare Cards Coming Spring 2018… Scam Alert- Please Know That Medicare Doesn’t Call You. All Communication is By Mail. Beware and Report Anyone Calling for Inform. – Social Security # or Birth date etc.

Medicare Enrollees To Receive New Health Insurance Cards By Lisa Gillespie Photo: Medicare.gov via Twitter Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) HEALTH October 16, 2017 In April 2018, Medicare officials will begin sending out new health insurance cards that no longer include enrollees’ Read More …

Thank you Nancy For Sharing Dick with us… The hallmark of Sen. Dick Roeding was reflected in how he lived his life every single day.

In the silence, darkness and stillness of this morning, as I sipped my coffee, began to offer my morning prayers and reflect on Friday’s plans, I could not help but think of the passing of dear friend Senator Dick Roeding – who’s visitation is this evening and funeral Mass tomorrow. Dick and Paul (then Boone Read More …

720 Doses of Narcan given by Aetna to First Responders in NKY to fight Opioid Overdoses

Opioid addiction has devastated families throughout Boone, Northern Kentucky, and our Commonwealth.  An now, first responders are even at risk as they work to save lives every single day due to synthetic analogs and fentanyl.  The first line of defense against additional overdose deaths is naloxone, which has fallen subject to shortages.  I applaud Governor Read More …