- Also in Frankfort today, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2007, health advocates are endorsing new exercise legislation for elementary and middle school students. If passed, it would require all students in those age ranges to get 30 minutes of physical activity daily.
- Governor Fletcher and a bipartisan group of lawmakers are pushing for a new social worker bill. This one would take the risk out of what they say can be one of the nation’s most dangerous jobs.
- Another Representative has filed a constitutional amendment that would prohibit Kentucky governors from pardoning themselves and others unless they have been formally charged or convicted of a crime.