New Direction Kentucky http://wfpl.org en Hal Heiner Launches New Group to Elect State House Republicans http://wfpl.org/post/hal-heiner-launches-new-group-elect-state-house-republicans <p>Former Louisville mayoral candidate Hal Heiner is launching a new group aimed at helping Kentucky Republicans win a majority in the state House.</p><p>The political organization is called New Direction Kentucky, and as an independent expenditure it will be able to raise and spend an unlimited amount of money to aid GOP candidates running this year.</p><p>Democrats are clinging to a 54-46 majority in the lower chamber, and many observers believe 2014 could be the year Republicans take over.</p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 18:00:35 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 8401 at http://wfpl.org Hal Heiner Launches New Group to Elect State House Republicans