Pension Legislative Update October 2017

   by  Tagged From Ralph

Over the past several weeks, I have had the opportunity to meet with several constituent groups in the 28th district to answer questions and elicit feedback, thoughts, and ideas regarding Kentucky’s looming pension crisis. As most of you know, for the past two decades, many previous administrators chose to ignore a call to action to … Read More

Pension crisis: How did we get here?

   by  Tagged From Ralph

Bringing about a flurry of facts and a storm of misconceptions, Kentucky’s pension crisis has become one of the most dominating news stories in recent months. One thing is for certain: if our state pensions are not addressed in the very near future, we will face huge cuts in state funding. Education, Medicaid and other … Read More

Clark County Legislative Update

   by  Tagged From Ralph, News

While the session concluded in April, I am happy to say that through interim committee meetings and continual correspondence with constituents, great progress has been made for the 28th District. We still have work to do, but I remain steadfast in my commitment to the citizens who sent me to Frankfort to get things done. … Read More

Operation: Welcome Home!

   by  Tagged From Ralph

On September 26, 2015 from 8:30PM – 10:30PM, the Honor Flight Bluegrass Chapter will be returning to Lexington with 70 of our greatest heroes! Fill your cars and trucks and come out to give them a “welcome home” they will never forget! we need as many people there as possible to welcome these heroes home! They saved the world, this … Read More

Join Me on Memorial Day

   by  Tagged From Ralph

Memorial Day has grown to mean different things to different people, but none of those things overshadow the lives that were sacrificed by our courageous servicemen and women who paid the ultimate price for the freedoms we so richly enjoy. As you and your family spend this holiday according to your own unique traditions, consider … Read More

Code Blue Report: Hospitals will Lose Money due to Obamacare

   by  Tagged From Ralph

Wanted to share this quick update from Dr. Alvarado… At Kentucky Hospital Association press conference in Lexington. Code Blue report shows that KY hospitals will LOSE more money than they gain due to Obamacare and KYnect. The bottom line is that KY hospitals will have higher losses and lower operating margins, with a projected LOSS … Read More

Hundreds of new jobs headed to Winchester

   by  Tagged From Ralph, In the News

I could not be more excited to see such a significant investment made by Catalent Pharma Solutions in Winchester. As a physician, it is encouraging to see this pharmaceutical company’s impact on our local economy and in Kentucky’s health care industry as a whole. The new jobs created from their multimillion dollar investment certainly will … Read More