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Kentucky editorial roundup

Recent editorials from Kentucky newspapers:

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May 11

The Lexington Herald-Leader on reforming Kentucky's tax code:

There's been plenty to distract Gov. Matt Bevin and state legislators from the challenging task of reforming the Kentucky tax code.

But with the news last week that revenues are expected to fall over $100 million short of projections by the time the state fiscal year ends June 30 — likely spurring further cuts to an already-bare-bones state budget — reforming Kentucky's tax code needs to take center stage.

Although he hasn't set a date, Bevin has indicated he will call a special session on tax reform sometime in the fall. He has...

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