Smoking and health concerns
The harmful effects of cigarettes on smokers have been well documented since the 1950s.
In this policy report, Innes writes that,
The pension and healthcare funds for government employees in Kentucky — the state-administered pension systems — are in significant financial stress.
The first gold rush in the United States was not — as widely thought — in California in 1849; rather, it was in Georgia in 1828.
John Garen, professor in economics at the University of Kentucky and adjunct scholar at the Bluegrass Institute, writes an extensive study on the expansion of Medicaid in his state.