Despite the continued economic growth of recent years, median income and poverty rates for Kentuckians remained flat in 2018 compared to 2017, according to new American Community Survey data released read more
How is the economy faring in 2019? And what trends are we seeing in terms of jobs, the labor force and wages? See our presentation, The State of Working Kentucky read more
PDF copy – Disparate Justice: Where Kentuckians Live Determines Whether They Stay in Jail Kentuckians presumed innocent should not have their freedom contingent upon their income or where in the read more
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By Dustin Pugel
October 4, 2019
Roughly half of Medicaid enrollees in Kentucky had never heard of changes to Medicaid that could have led to the loss of their health coverage, read more
By Dustin Pugel
September 27, 2019
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is a vital source of assistance that helps put food on the table for hundreds of thousands of Kentuckians. read more
By Ashley Spalding
August 28, 2019
Kentucky will soon begin its implementation of the Family First Prevention Services Act — or “Family First” — federal legislation that provides funding for state read more
By Dustin Pugel
August 27, 2019
With the economy now experiencing the longest recovery on record, there is a temptation among some to overstate the strength of the labor market and read more