Jason Nemes Elected Chairman of House Republican Caucus Campaign Committee

BY MICHON LINDSTROM KENTUCKY Rep. Jason Nemes, R-Louisville, has been elected to lead campaign efforts for the 2020 election cycle.  As Chairman of the House Republican Caucus Campaign Committee, Nemes will be responsible for overseeing recruitment efforts for the Republican House candidates, as well as fundraising and other organizational activities leading up to election day.  “Two years…

Governor Bevin will highlight GOP dinner in Ohio

By Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) – A southwest Ohio Republican party is featuring neighboring Kentucky’s governor at an annual dinner. The Hamilton County GOP has announced that Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin will speak March 14 at its Lincoln-Reagan dinner at Cincinnati’s Music Hall. Details will be made public later. The conservative Republican governor announced last August he…

Life expectancy rises around globe as increased suicide, opioid crisis contribute to decrease in U.S.

By Mary KuhlmanPublic News Service It’s no longer a secret that Americans are dying at an alarming rate from a nationwide opioid crisis and increased suicide rate, and those factors also are contributing to reduction in life expectancy.  Late last year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported a sustained, three-year drop in…