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  • 1.  Kentucky Chapter/Community Speaker Series-Jennifer Horne-4pm Friday July 22

    Posted 06-14-2022 13:06

    You are cordially invited to attend:

    Friday July 22, 4-5pm:  Jennifer Horne
     


    KYSLA Speaker Series-Jennifer Horne 

     

    When: July 22, 04:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)  

      

    Register in advance for this meeting:   

     https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0tdeivpj4rHtSqbCj5oKckj8R0nEaJd4uG 

     

    After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. 

     

    Title: Why Do They Make This So Hard?: Researching State Legislation in Kentucky and Beyond   


    Description:
    While most of the attention is focused on the actions (or lack thereof) of the U.S. Congress, the nation's state legislatures are increasingly deciding the issues that affect citizens most directly, including voting rights, abortion, and what is allowed to be taught in schools. This presentation will highlight the challenges of researching state legislation, including navigating state legislative websites that are not necessarily designed with the average citizen in mind (Kentucky!). It will also highlight alternative sources of state legislative information and strategies for ferreting out additional information and context on state legislation.   

     

    Bio: Jennifer Horne is the Business, Economics, and Government Information Librarian at the University of Kentucky. In this role, she supports the schools of business, public policy and administration, and diplomacy. She also serves as the library's forward-facing contact for government information. Prior to joining UK, she spent more than twenty years in public policy research and legislative affairs for organizations that represent state and local officials, including the Council of State Governments, the National Conference of State Legislatures, and the International Association of Chiefs of Police.   



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    James E. Manasco, MSLS, FSLA
    Candidate, Director 2023-2025, SLA
    2022 Chair, Fellows of SLA
    2022 President Kentucky Chapter/Community
    Manasco Acres
    55 Stinson Loop
    Hartford, KY 42347 USA
    james.manasco@icloud.com
    502-727-3603
    @jamesmanasco he/him/his
    "A kite flies against the wind, not with it."-Winston S. Churchill
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  • 2.  RE: Kentucky Chapter/Community Speaker Series-Jennifer Horne-4pm Friday July 22

    Posted 28 days ago
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    For those who were unable to attend Jennifer's presentation, here is the recording of the session for your enjoyment.  Sorry!  I forgot to push "record" as soon as Jennifer began so I missed a few seconds!  Take care, James

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    James E. Manasco, MSLS, FSLA
    Candidate, Director 2023-2025, SLA
    2022 Chair, Fellows of SLA
    2022 President Kentucky Chapter/Community
    Manasco Acres
    55 Stinson Loop
    Hartford, KY 42347 USA
    james.manasco@icloud.com
    502-727-3603
    @jamesmanasco he/him/his
    "A kite flies against the wind, not with it."-Winston S. Churchill
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