Thomas Massie http://wvxu.org en Kentucky's Political Landscape http://wvxu.org/post/kentuckys-political-landscape <p></p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 23053 at http://wvxu.org Kentucky's Political Landscape Local House members vote no on fiscal cliff bill http://wvxu.org/post/local-house-members-vote-no-fiscal-cliff-bill <p>Four&nbsp;southwest Ohio,&nbsp;eastern Indiana&nbsp;and northern Kentucky U.S. House&nbsp;members voted "no" late Tuesday night on the bill to avert the nation falling over the "fiscal cliff."</p><p>Rep. Steve Chabot, R-Westwood; Rep. Jean Schmidt, R-Miami Township; Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Lewis County; and Rep. Mike Pence, R-Columbus, Ind.&nbsp;bucked the party leadership on the bill that would raise the income tax rate for individuals making over $450,000 a year and extended unemployment benefits for the long-term unemployed by one year.</p> Wed, 02 Jan 2013 14:38:58 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 7617 at http://wvxu.org Local House members vote no on fiscal cliff bill