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Thu July 18, 2013

Jerry Abramson May Decide Around Fancy Farm Whether He'll Run for Governor

Jerry Abramson
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Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson says he may announce his intentions regarding a run for governor before or shortly after the Fancy Farm Picnic on Aug. 3.

“I’m going through this yes, no, up down," Abramson said. “If you’re going to spend a year and a half hour to raise $15 million and once you win the question becomes can you really be a transformational public servant and make a significant difference in the future of Kentucky? That’s what I’m thinking through.”

He says polling shows he could win a race for governor, but he’s undecided on seeking the office.

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