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Bourbon pours more than 15,000 jobs, $8.5 billion into Kentucky economy
Bourbon pours more than 15,000 jobs, $8.5 billion into Kentucky economy
Kentucky's bourbon industry is responsible for $8.5 billion in total economic output and between 15,000 and 17,500 jobs, according to a biennial study released Tuesday. The dollar figure is up $3 billion since 2008 and a $1 billion increase in two years, according to the study conducted by the University of Louisville's Urban Studies Institute and the Kentucky Distillers' Association.
House GOP leaders paying $703,000 less for staff than Democrats did last year
House GOP leaders paying $703,000 less for staff than Democrats did last year
Kentucky House Speaker Jeff Hoover is spending about $703,000 less on pay for full-time office personnel than did his predecessor, Greg Stumbo. Hoover, a Jamestown lawyer who last month became Kentucky's first Republican speaker since 1921,
Seven bills to watch in the Kentucky Senate this week
Seven bills to watch in the Kentucky Senate this week
The Kentucky General Assembly resumes its 2017 session Tuesday afternoon with an ambitious conservative agenda set by the state's newly unified Republican leadership. When lawmakers adjourned Jan. 7 for a monthlong break, they had just passed a flurry of bills establishing new restrictions on abortion
Sisters & Friends now selling local honey
Sisters & Friends now selling local honey
He currently has 14 hives, which he says is just enough for his family and to sell some at his wife business. Ken is also a member of the Lake Barkley Beekeepers Association.