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Mark Payne is the government and politics reporter for LINK nky. Email him at [email protected]

Kenton Co. judge dismisses two libel lawsuits filed by Eric Deters

Northern Kentucky gubernatorial candidate Eric Deters said that he plans to fight a Kenton County Judge's decision to dismiss two libel lawsuits filed against...

Will eliminating the state’s income tax blow ‘a hole’ in its revenue stream? 

In a series of tweets, the Executive Director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, Jason Bailey, said that what Kentucky is doing by...

McConnell criticizes Trump over Constitution comments

Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell issued criticism against former President Donald Trump over the latter's comments calling for the suspension of the Constitution. "Anyone seeking the...

Gov. Andy Beshear files for reelection in 2023

Though he announced his intention to again run for the state’s highest office in 2021, Gov. Andy Beshear officially filed to run for reelection...

Updated: Fatal shooting at Newport Bar, suspect in custody

One person is dead and another is booked in Campbell County Jail on murder charges after a shooting at the Brass Bull on Monmouth...

Kentucky Democrats appeal redistricting ruling

The Kentucky Democratic Party is appealing a decision from a Franklin County judge that found the Kentucky legislature GOP-dominated 2022 redistricting maps constitutional, even...

Senators McConnell, Paul vote against Respect for Marriage Act

Kentucky Senators Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul voted against the Respect for Marriage Act that passed the U.S. Senate on Tuesday.  Sen. McConnell did not...

Senate Republican Caucus talks NKY region ahead of retreat

The growth in Northern Kentucky has been unbelievably fast, according to Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers (R-Manchester).  That's why the Senate GOP is holding their...

Amid local allegations of fraud, NKY general election results won’t be part of random audit

None of the counties whose general election results are scheduled to be audited are in NKY, according to Attorney General Daniel Cameron. While some...

Here’s how NKY counties spent Jessica Neal recount money

Campbell County Judge Daniel Zalla entered an order on Monday that seeks to release the remaining balance of the recount bond involving former Senate...

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