House Republican Caucus http://wfpl.org en Campaign Ads From 3 Democratic Groups Contested For Inaccuracies http://wfpl.org/post/campaign-ads-3-democratic-groups-contested-inaccuracies <p>The campaign for control of the state House has taken a nasty turn, with radio and TV ads being pulled because of inaccuracies.</p><p>Republicans have successfully knocked radio ads attacking their candidates off the air in the Bardstown and Mayfield areas. And they are working on getting TV ads in Lexington pulled down as well.</p><p>The areas where the ads were pulled are considered hot spots for state legislative races, where either the GOP or Democrats are hoping to win seats.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 17:33:31 +0000 Kenny Colston 2263 at http://wfpl.org Campaign Ads From 3 Democratic Groups Contested For Inaccuracies State GOP Turning to Young Activists To Help With State House Races http://wfpl.org/post/state-gop-turning-young-activists-help-state-house-races <p></p><p>With less than a month to go before Election Day, the GOP has turned to their College Republican and Young Republican chapters to help push them over the top.</p><p>James Young is vice-chair of the statewide Young Republicans group. And he says his members are fanning out statewide to become the de facto campaign staff in state House races.</p><p>“When we say adopt we are going to absorb a lot of the responsibilities, you know some of these House candidates, they don’t have full blown staff.” he says.</p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 13:51:09 +0000 Kenny Colston 1927 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky Republicans Campaign Around Stumbo's Support for President Obama http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-republicans-campaign-around-stumbos-support-president-obama <p>Kentucky Republicans are ramping up their campaign to take control of the state house in this year&#39;s elections.&nbsp;</p><p>The GOP has latched on to House Speaker Greg Stumbo&#39;s declaration that he will vote for President Barack Obama this fall.</p><p>Republicans are circulating video of the comments and asking for donations, but money isn&#39;t the main goal.</p> Thu, 09 Aug 2012 18:11:00 +0000 Kenny Colston 1265 at http://wfpl.org