Kentucky legislators propose transparency measures for troubled state pensions

Frustrated by the lack of legislative oversight in Kentucky's struggling pension systems, two Republican lawmakers say they are introducing a bill to make the agencies more transparent.

State Rep. Mike Harmon of Danville and Sen. Joe Bowen of Owensboro want to give four non-voting seats on the KRS board of trustees to members of the General Assembly and to require KRS contracts to undergo legislative review. Continue…