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Center for Study of the Presidency and Congress creates Nathaniel R. Morris Fellowship at UK

The Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress has announced the creation of the Nathaniel R. Morris Fellowship at the University of Kentucky, in recognition of Nate Morris through the generous gift of the Morris Foundation. This gift brings the CSPC Presidential Fellows Program to the University of Kentucky for the first time. This fellowship will expand the Fellows Program to include a...

Senate aproves public-private partnership measure to fund projects, services

The Senate passed a bill Thursday that would open possibilities for public-private partnership funding of needed projects and services in the state. House Bill 309, passed by a 29-9 vote in the Senate, would provide the framework for the uses of public-private partnerships (also known as P3s) as an alternative financing tool. “The bill creates a transparent process which state and local governments...