Gov. Bevin: Kentucky Opportunity Zone Initiative holds promise for economic growth for local communities

FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 9, 2018) – Gov. Bevin announced today the U.S. Department of the Treasury certified 144 Opportunity Zones in 84 Kentucky counties under a program in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 that aims to encourage long-term investments in low-income urban and rural communities nationwide. The designation offers significant federal tax breaks and…

Thomas campaign says they’re not worried about polls as Gray, McGrath release polling, fundraising numbers

As the campaigns for Jim Gray and Amy McGrath release internal polling memos and their early first quarter FEC campaign finance reports, the campaign of Reggie Thomas is seeking to avoid the fray and find space in the crowded campaign field for the Democratic nomination in the 6th Congressional District. Thomas’ campaign says they’re not worried about the poll…

Edelen and wife reconcile after reported split

by Spectrum News –  Former state Auditor Adam Edelen and his wife Melissa have reconciled after the pair nearly split last year. Melissa Edelen filed for divorce in Fayette Circuit Court Oct. 2, saying their “marriage is irretrievably broken,” Pure Politics reported in November. The couple are back together a family spokesperson told Pure Politics…