Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt Click here to download a pdf
Defending the Free Market: The Moral Case for a Free Economy By the Rev. Robert Sirico Is written so well and so conversationally it is a very easy read. Buy it on Amazon here.
WEBSITES AND BLOGS I LOVE! Click on the name to get there.
BY THE NUMBERS BLOG This is my nerd friend David's blog about economics. You've heard him on the show and now you can read his stuff too!
BLUEGRASS INSTITUTE Free market solutions for Kentucky
MICHELLE MALKIN Great blog site with interesting links
BREITBART.COM Even dead he's still shaking things up from the grave
BLUEGRASS POLITICS If you are glutton for punishment
SENATE PRESIDENT ROBERT STIVERS TODAY AT 9:15 We will find out what is on the Senate's agenda this legislative session.
WHAT DOES OBAMACARE MEAN FOR YOUR INSURANCE? Grace-Marie Turner, health insurance policy expert will be in to discuss just that.
RAND PAUL SAYS WHAT HE THINKS And instead of making speeches on the floor of the Senate and then trying to spin what he said somewhere else, he goes to Israel and says we need to ratchet back aid to Israel because we can't afford it. And he sounded perfectly reasonable when he said it. Even according to the Jerusalem Post.
CONGRATS TO JIM KING And the leadership chosen by Metro Council. Things have been awfully quiet around council lately, which isn't necessarily a bad thing.
SO WHAT IS LOUISVILLE'S UNFUNDED PENSION LIABILITY? A press conference yesterday in Frankfort featured Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and our Mayor Greg Fischer. First of all, I can't find a story on this in the C-J. Second, in the story in the H-L Jim Gray brings the numbers of how explosive the growth of pension payments has been in Lexington. What about us? I'll see what I can find out. Oh wait, I just found this about a rally by public sector workers demanding we pay their pensions.