Republican Party of Kentucky http://wfpl.org en Kentucky GOP Launches ‘Ask Alison’ to Press Grimes on Campaign Trail http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-gop-launches-ask-alison-press-grimes-campaign-trail <p>Kentucky Republicans are launching a new initiative to force Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes to be more forthright on the campaign trail.</p><p><a href="http://kyasksalison.tumblr.com/">"Ask Alison"</a> will feature a series of questions by the state GOP delivered weekly in an effort to get the first-term secretary of state to clarify her positions on the president's health care law and environmental regulations, among other issues.</p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 7907 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky GOP Launches ‘Ask Alison’ to Press Grimes on Campaign Trail Majority Rules: Kentucky State Legislative Races to Watch http://wfpl.org/post/majority-rules-kentucky-state-legislative-races-watch <p>Election day is two weeks away, and with only one competitive Congressional race (6th District with Congressman Ben Chandler and Andy Barr) and no statewide races on the ballot, this year's politics will definitely be local.</p><p>Republicans are trying to take control of the state House this year. They need 10 seats to do so. Meanwhile, Democrats are trying to pick up a few Senate seats to bolster their slim minority. Below are the races to watch, by region, in these legislative contests.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>West Kentucky/Paducah</strong></p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Kenny Colston 2034 at http://wfpl.org Majority Rules: Kentucky State Legislative Races to Watch