Hello Hyde! 40th Anniversary!

Today is the 40th Anniversary of the Hyde Amendment. The Ammendment, named for the late Rep. Henry Hyde (R-Ill.), prohibits the use of government monies to pay for abortion procedures for Medicaid recipients and has been continued and added to federal appropriations bills since 1976. The Charlotte Lozier Institute, the research arm of the pro-life Read More …

Legislative Update – Week of April 3, 2014

FRANKFORT—Budget bills for all three branches of state government—including the $20.3 billion Executive Branch spending and operations plan for the next two years—were passed by the Kentucky General Assembly on Monday and sent to the Governor just in time for the 10-day session veto recess that began on Tuesday. With that, what is often considered Read More …