On Tuesday, November 5th, WE Must Be The Change In Kentucky! Vote HICKS/CORMICAN! This Is Why…

On Tuesday, November 5th, the most important election in Kentucky in many years is about to happen!I am not here to argue with anyone.  I am here to present the facts and my opinion as I see it. Therefore,First of all, you must vote to see change!  If you are eligible to Vote and are …

From the Desk of Dan Seum Jr.,

On Cannabis in Kentucky…DAN SEUM JR.,From My Desk:I have been advocating for cannabis reform in Kentucky for over 10 years. I advocated for Medical Marijuana for 6 of those years. After introducing multiple patients, expert testimony, filed bills, and trying to explain the ‘Molecular Structure of a Cannabinoid’ to legislators who are all but doctors …

Statement from Gov. Bevin on Consequences of Purdue Pharma’s Bankruptcy for Kentuckians

Nicole [email protected], Ky. (Sept. 16, 2019) – Gov. Matt Bevin today released the following statement about how Purdue Pharma's bankruptcy filing will impact Kentuckians due to the Kentucky Office of Attorney General's unscrupulous 2015 settlement:"Kentuckians woke up this morning to find that they had once again been fleeced by the self-serving corruption of Steve and …

$5.3 Million in HepConnect Grants Announced

I received an email today from the Harm Reduction Coalition which outlines over Five Million Dollars in Grants which have been made available in several States, one of which is Kentucky.Grants were awarded in two categories;  provide and educate.Grantees will use funds to provide new or expanded harm reduction services for people who use drugs …

(KY) General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7

For Immediate ReleaseSeptember 18, 2019General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7FRANKFORT – The schedule for the 2020 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly was approved today by legislative leaders.The session is scheduled to convene on Jan. 7 and adjourn April 15. It is expected to last 60 legislative days – the maximum allowed …

(KY) (HEMP) New Herbicide Approved by EPA

Kentucky Heligen 24(c) Request Approved; Can Help Control Corn Earworm, Cotton Bollworm, and Tobacco BudwormHeligen, manufactured by AgBiTech Pty Ltd, can now be used on industrial hemp in Kentucky to aid in control of corn earworm, cotton bollworm and tobacco budworm.This has been accomplished through a Special Local Needs (SLN) 24(c) request submitted by the …

2020 Kentucky Hemp Program Application Period To Open Nov. 15

View as Webpage  Sean [email protected](502) 782-9253For Immediate ReleaseFRANKFORT (Sept. 27, 2019) – Kentucky hemp growers and processors may apply for a hemp license from the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s (KDA) hemp program for 2020 beginning November 15, Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles announced.“We are constantly looking for ways to improve our hemp program,” Commissioner Quarles said. …

BEWARE–Counterfeit money circulating in Bowling Green

Below is a memo forwarded to me for posting which outlines the issue of someone who is unaware passing counterfeit currency.  Totally unaware of the fact that it was a counterfeit bill – How would someone tell?  People don’t normally carry markers to check for bad bills in their pockets!  They were having a yard …

EVENT: “BULLIED BY BEVIN” … sponsored by…

PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND THIS VERY IMPORTANT PICNIC AND MEETING FOR ALL THOSE KENTUCKIANS WHO FEEL VERY LET DOWN BY THE CURRENT BEVIN ADMINISTRATION!IT WILL BE HELP ON SEPTEMBER 28, 2019 (SATURDAY), AT THE HOME OF SENATOR DAN SEUM, LOCATED AT:1107 HOLLY AVENUE, FAIRDALE, KENTUCKY 40118PLEASE FOLLOW THE LINK TO THE FACEBOOK EVENT FOR MORE …

(KY) General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7

For Immediate ReleaseSeptember 18, 2019General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7FRANKFORT – The schedule for the 2020 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly was approved today by legislative leaders.The session is scheduled to convene on Jan. 7 and adjourn April 15. It is expected to last 60 legislative days – the maximum allowed …

Lawmakers look at opioid abuse’s impact on workforce

For Immediate ReleaseSept. 13, 2019Lawmakers look at opioid abuse’s impact on workforceFRANKFORT –Overcoming Kentucky’s opioid epidemic is a key to addressing the state’s low rate of workforce participation, lawmakers were told during yesterday’s meeting of the General Assembly’s Economic Development and Workforce Investment Committee.“I think years ago we would have looked at this (opioid) problem …

These marijuana cases will no longer be prosecuted by the Jefferson County (KY) attorney

Joe Sonka, Louisville Courier Journal Published 9:15 a.m. ET Aug. 28, 2019 Possession of a small amount of marijuana will no longer be prosecuted in Jefferson County when that is the only or primary charge, the county attorney's office will announce Wednesday.Jefferson County Attorney Mike O'Connell is expected to detail the new strategy at a …

Libertarian candidate enters Kentucky governor’s race

Billy Kobin, Louisville Courier Journal Published 2:12 p.m. ET May 14, 2019 | Updated 2:48 p.m. ET May 14, 2019After a federal judge temporarily blocked a new section of a state law related to filing deadlines, a Libertarian Party candidate has officially joined the 2019 race to become Kentucky's next governor.John Hicks officially became a …

Free KY Amish Farmer Samuel Girod

(Please read and follow the link to sign petition for a man who has been unjustly jailed for charges which originated with a labeling infraction that led up to him being incarcerated.  It is unbelievable that our Country has gone so far as to incriminate this man!  Just read the story by Sally Oh.  Smkrider)“Help …

2013-2019 Kentucky Marijuana Bills

THE TIMELINE OF KENTUCKY MARIJUANA BILLS 2013-20192019HCR121(BR-1186)Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - introduced in House Moser , Kimberly Poore A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION establishing the Medicinal Marijuana Task Force.https://apps.legislature.ky.gov/record/19RS/hcr121.htmlSB 80(BR-836) Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - introduced in Senate Sen. Dan Seum [R]Sen. Perry Clark [D]AN ACT relating to the regulation of cannabis and making an appropriation therefor.  …