May 16, 2018 RSS feed / Opinions

It’s a good bet our lawmakers won’t get it right

LOUISVILLE  If I were a betting man, I’d say the Kentucky General Assembly will screw this up, too.  The U.S. Supreme Court ruled this week that a federal law banning sports betting in most states is unconstitutional.  More...

Landscapers miss workers

LEXINGTON  Eddie Devine voted for President Donald Trump because he thought he would be good for American business. Now, he says, the Trump administration’s restrictions on seasonal foreign labor may put him out of business.  More...

Freeing predators to bilk others

The most vivid takeaway from the financial meltdown of 10 years ago was that nearly everyone got hurt. Stock investors took a beating. People who had carefully set aside money for retirement saw a third of their savings vanish. More...

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Fixing opioid abuse demands innovation

Here’s a sobering statistic. More...

Small headlines hid some very big things

Being in the newspaper business, I like to explore older papers, both local and far-flung, to see not only what was considered news at the time but how it was presented. More...