Cathy Bailey http://wfpl.org en Matt Bevin Mulling Kentucky Governor Bid? http://wfpl.org/post/matt-bevin-mulling-kentucky-governor-bid <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Former Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bevin</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has remained politically active since losing to incumbent Mitch McConnell in the May primary.</span></p><p>In an unexpected e-mail blast earlier this month, Bevin demanded Democratic Governor Steve Beshear speak out against the Environmental Protection Agency's <a href="/post/epa-unveils-new-proposal-targeting-greenhouse-gases">new carbon regulations.</a></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:41:00 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 9615 at http://wfpl.org Matt Bevin Mulling Kentucky Governor Bid? Hal Heiner Expected to Announce Kentucky Gubernatorial Bid http://wfpl.org/post/hal-heiner-expected-announce-kentucky-gubernatorial-bid <p>The 2015 Kentucky gubernatorial contests could see its first official candidate enter the race this week</p><p>Republican Hal Heiner is scheduled to announce his intentions at a press conference scheduled for Tuesday morning in Lexington with a follow-up in Louisville.</p><p>Heiner is a former Louisville mayoral candidate and Metro Council member who recently launched a new <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/hal-heiner-launches-new-group-elect-state-house-republicans">group dedicated to helping the GOP gain a majority in the state House</a>.</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:15:23 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 8761 at http://wfpl.org Hal Heiner Expected to Announce Kentucky Gubernatorial Bid Former U.S. Ambassador Mulls 2015 Gubernatorial Bid http://wfpl.org/post/former-us-ambassador-mulls-2015-gubernatorial-bid Former U.S. Ambassador to Latvia Cathy Bailey is considering a run for Kentucky governor. Bailey has been a chief fundraiser for Kentucky Republicans since leaving her post. She told Pure Politics' Ryan Alessi in an interview that she is flattered that her name is among the rumored candidates, but she wants to get past the presidential race and Sen. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 14:21:46 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 1944 at http://wfpl.org