Lawmakers have a budget, but strip out education to do it
Lawmakers have a budget, but strip out education to do it
Louisville Senator Dan Seum Questions Bill Sponsor Julie Raque Adams During Wednesday Afternoon Session Credit Stu Johnson
11 March, 2018, 16:55
Kentucky's pension fund is facing a $41 billion deficit over the next 30 years and bill sponsors say the bill is created to fill the gap by making most state agencies cut six percent and cut retirement benefits. "To focus on a 10-year-old or an 11-year-old or something like that when we're talking about the hundreds and hundreds of people that could get married". This is what we have.
After sending the bill back to committee, Senate President Stivers said it would be "difficult" to pass the bill in its current form.
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Some of the changes for current and retired teachers contained in the bill, including changes to the cost of living adjustments (COLAs), have been changed as the bill moved through the process with the reduction in COLAs being lessened in the version the Senate will vote on tomorrow.
Lawmakers continued to negotiate the terms of opioid legislation, with the Senate standing firm in its position that insurance companies should not put obstacles in the way of medication-assisted therapy. But Thursday was the first organized protest at public schools in front of parents and students.
The legislative session was dominated by a nine days teachers strike, that ended with all state employees getting a five-percent raise.
"The pay raise that was provided to teachers, school personnel and troopers and also to public employees". Sadler was one of about 50 teachers and staff from two public schools in the state Capitol who stood on the side of a busy road in frigid weather to hold signs opposing Senate bill 1. We believe we can do that through giving our teachers a voice, so that they feel like they are an important part of the policies that are set at the state, federal and local level.
Charles Clements, R-Wetzel said that "This is a very important piece of legislation to keep our royalty owners and people informed and I support this bill 110 %".
Australia is a small global exporter of steel despite being one of the world's largest suppliers of the raw commodity iron ore. I'm hearing more and more people say the level of violence on video games is really shaping young people's thoughts".
Boney Kapoor had gone to Haridwar with brother Anil Kapoor and other close friends to immerse Sridevi's ashes in the holy river. After Sridevi's death, there was even suspicion surrounding her death, after blood tests found alcohol in Sridevi's system.
China has repeatedly vowed to defend its "legitimate rights and interests" if targeted by U.S. trade actions. Calling steelworkers the "backbone of America", Trump called steel vital to United States national security.
She said PML- N will trust the person who works for strengthening democracy and establishing ascendency of the parliament. The organisers said they were trying to ascertain the identity of the attacker and how he was able to enter the hall.
While he may have lost the confidence of fans in recent years, Rose isn't taking any of their criticism to heart. Derrick Rose , after a short stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers , has moved on to the Minnesota Timberwolves .
The president hinted that he might bring Cohn back into his administration in the future, but wished him well in the meantime. White House officials told Fox News Cohn's departure date is to be determined, but it's expected to be a few weeks from now.
The Wildcats, as they have done all year, counteracted the momentum shifting against them with a barrage from three-point range. For the second straight day, Providence College needed to work overtime but came out smiling at the Big East Tournament.
The Wildcats rank 126th in three pointers allowed per game (21.2) while the Jayhawks rank 246th (24.0). Its 81.5 points marks the third straight season the Jayhawks have averaged 80 or more points per game.
I grew up in Johnstown, Pa., a vibrant steel city at the time that, much like Warren and Youngstown, has now stalled economically. Trump said both Canada and Mexico are exempt from the new tariffs, a move that should help to at least lessen a negative impact.
Sutherland's message, however, hadn't been digested by the Australian players. "He would leave a massive hole‚" Philander said. But wicket keeper-batsman Tim Paine (36, 68b, 5×4) played a fighting knock and added invaluable 73 runs with the tailenders.
No breakthrough for EU, Japan in U.S. trade row talks
Hiroshige Seko made the request in his meeting with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Brussels on Saturday. The EU is still seeking clarity from Washington about whether the 28-nation bloc will be exempt from U.S.
Australia denies security deal was behind U.S. tariff exemptions
Canada, in particular, has a trade deficit with the USA on both steel and aluminum, meaning we're buying more than we're selling. Mr Turnbull said Mr Trump had acknowledged the trade relationship between Australia and the U.S. was a fair and reciprocal one.
RJD dares Nitish to learn from Naidu
Special status category to Bihar has been a key issue for Bihar Chief Minister who had raised it on various platforms earlier. Mandal, some other local BJP leaders too are said to be scuttling the chances of the party nominee Pradeep Kumar Singh.
Trump risks trade war to fulfill political pledge
Trump said the tariffs, which will come into effect after 15 days, will not initially apply to Canada and Mexico . The EU, however, did not leave the meeting with the exemption from the new tariffs it is looking for.
Meeting on Video Game Violence at White House Falls Flat
Trump held a closed-door meeting on Thursday with leaders from the video game industry and watchdog groups to rehash the issue. Luckily, both movies and games already have restrictive rating systems. 'These things are really violent'.