Kentucky Democrats Hold Fundraising Edge In Most Statewide Races

October 8, 2015

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Conway has a major financial advantage over Republican Matt Bevin, who has struggled to raise funds and has loaned his campaign $995,100 during the general election campaign. Read Story

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This Weekend, Journalists Meet In Louisville To Tackle Workers’ Rights

October 8, 2015

As reporters at digital news outlets seek to unionize, journalists gather in Louisville to discuss the future of newsroom rights. Read Story


New LRC Director Says He’s Ready To Make Changes

October 7, 2015

The new director of the Legislative Research Commission says the state agency needs to get its “swagger back” after a years-long sexual harassment scandal and reports of low morale. Read Story

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Fairness Leader Arrested At State Fair Heads To Court Thursday

October 7, 2015

The Fairness Campaign’s Chris Hartman, as well as Carla Wallace and Sonja de Vries, face misdemeanor charges for protesting at a state fair breakfast event. Read Story

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Clinton Says Jail Was ‘Right Thing’ For Kentucky Clerk

October 7, 2015

Democratic presidential frontrunner said Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis was "treated as she should have been treated." Read Story


Major-Party Candidates For Governor Solidify Positions in Debate

October 6, 2015

Bevin and Conway reminded voters of their positions on key issues such as state pensions, right-to-work legislation and casino gambling. Read Story


Yarmuth Weighs In On Kentucky’s Upcoming Republican Presidential Caucus

October 6, 2015

U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Louisville, is predicting low voter turnout for March’s Republican presidential caucus next year. Read Story


State Worker Pension Plan Sees Much Lower Returns Than Others in Kentucky

October 6, 2015

Already home to one of the most underfunded public pension plans in the nation, Kentucky Retirement Systems is losing further ground through its investment choices. Read Story


Republicans Rally In Frankfort Ahead Of Governor’s Race

October 5, 2015

There was also some awkwardness to smooth over between Sen. Rand Paul and nominee Matt Bevin, who last week endorsed Paul's opponent for president. Read Story

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Voter Registration Deadline Looms in Kentucky

October 2, 2015

Turnout has varied in past gubernatorial elections, from 37 percent in 2007 to 28 percent in 2011. Read Story

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Rand Paul Switches Gears To Focus On Senate Seat

October 2, 2015

Sen. Rand Paul is making the rounds in Kentucky this week, taking a break from the presidential campaign trail and concentrating efforts on his Senate re-election. Read Story

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Slim Majority Of Kentucky Voters Think Kim Davis Should Issue Marriage Licenses

October 1, 2015

A slim majority of Kentucky voters think Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis should issue marriage licenses, according to the latest Bluegrass Poll released Thursday evening. Read Story

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Kentucky Leads Nation In Political Spending On TV Ads

October 1, 2015

Kentucky leads the nation in political spending on TV ads as it hosts the most competitive governor's race in the country. Read Story


How A Sports Radio Show Became A Must Stop For Kentucky Politics

October 1, 2015

Kentucky Sports Radio host Matt Jones has been on a roll. KSR has become a must-stop for political candidates looking to reach a different audience. Read Story