Wade Hurt http://wfpl.org en Only One Incumbent Defeated in Legislative Primaries http://wfpl.org/post/only-one-incumbent-defeated-legislative-primaries <p>At least one incumbent member of the Kentucky House will not be returning to Frankfort next year.&nbsp;</p><p>Republican-turned-Democrat Wade Hurt has lost his primary to union activist Jeff Donohue. Wade ran as a Republican in 2010 against Donohue, who has remained a Democrat. Hurt switched parties shortly after that election, saying it would help him better serve his district.</p><p>No other incumbent House or Senate members lost their seats to primary challengers, though some will face tough re-election battles in the general election.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 23 May 2012 02:17:08 +0000 Kenny Colston 414 at http://wfpl.org