Page One header image 1

Entries from March 2009

TUESDAY Evening of Rain & Fundraising

March 31st, 2009 · 2 Comments

We’ve mentioned the expulsion scandal at the University of Louisville’s School of Nursing a number of times recently. But we recently stumbled across the SON’s student handbook and honor code and can find nothing that Nina Yoder has violated. There’s a hearing before Judge Simpson on April 10th. [School of Nursing Docs] Frank Simon calls [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Crit Luallen · Discrimination · Education · Health Care · Jack Conway · Jim Bunning · Kentucky Business · Senate · Special Election · Steve Beshear · UofL · Veterans · Wasted Money

Did You See Kentucky Tonight Last Night?

March 31st, 2009 · Comments Off

Kathy Stein and Chris Hartman spanked David Edmunds’ nancy little rear end last night on Kentucky Tonight. We’ll give you a taste. Here’s Kathy’s opener, our favorite moment when she made a “straw dog” comparison and when she told everyone to quit pandering: See the rest of our selected highlights including David Edmunds, Tim “Gay [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Discrimination · FEAR! · Hypocrisy · Mainstream · The Gays

Fancy Pants Ring Road Debacle: Take II

March 31st, 2009 · 2 Comments

Remember the Ring Road debacle we told you about a couple weeks ago? Click here to read all about it. The Executive Branch Ethics Commission issued Advisory Opinion 09-16 on March 27, 2009, amending Advisory Opinion 08-11, for Transportation Secretary Joe Prather. And it’s rather damning. Here are the key opinions: May Transportation Cabinet officials [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Corruption · Flashback · Investigation · Wasted Money

Page One & The ‘Ville Voice on TeeVee!

March 31st, 2009 · Comments Off

Daniel Mongiardo’s campaign finance woes, the Cordish scandal, and more! Check us out this week.

[Read more →]

Tags: Campaign Finance · Dan Mongiardo · Wasted Money

Governor Beshear Violated Campaign Finance Law

March 31st, 2009 · 1 Comment

Just wanted to remind you that Governor Steve Beshear violated both state and federal campaign finance law by announcing his endorsement of Daniel Mongiardo via the state government email system using his state-paid spokesperson Jay Blanton. CLICK FOR THE EMAIL For your convenience, we’ve included a PDF of the email announcement sent out by the [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Campaign Finance · Dan Mongiardo · Steve Beshear

Mongiardo Campaign Almost Gets It Right

March 31st, 2009 · 1 Comment

Whattya know? Daniel Mongirado’s U.S. Senate campaign finally added a paid-for-by disclaimer at the bottom of its latest email blast. Unfortunately, it’s not in a box and isn’t up to FEC specs. Either way, positive move. But the folks who received the latest blast? They tell us that they’ve never provided email addresses to any [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Campaign Finance · Dan Mongiardo

Stormy Tuesday Dept of Frankfort Time Wasting

March 31st, 2009 · 5 Comments

Over the past few months, Dan Mongiardo’s 2010 Senate Primary campaign has been actively trying to silence several growing problems. Why can’t Mongiardo answer a few questions and why is Lee Murphy avoidant? What’s with the hypocrisy? [Barefoot & Progressive] The FDIC told Republic Bank to get its act together or else. [Business First] State [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Dan Mongiardo · Education · Flashback · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Steve Beshear · Taxes · Wasted Money

Monday Evening Yadda Yadda For You

March 30th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Don’t forget to tune in to Kentucky Tonight this evening at 8:00 P.M. Eastern on KET. David Edmunds, Tim Moore, Kathy Stein and Chris Hartman will all debate Senate Hate Bill 68 for an hour. Hell hath no fury like a homo scorned. Or Kathy Stein. Watch the fireworks! [KET Reminder] Remember that mining disaster [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Barack Obama · Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Environment · FEAR! · Gambling · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · The Gays

Louisville Brewfest – a Huge Success

March 30th, 2009 · 1 Comment

We sponsored Brewfest on Friday and it was a huge success. Were you there? Take a look at this shot that appeared in the C-J’s MetroMix/Velocity: Terry Glaser and Erica Benton enjoyed the evening at the Brewfest. We hear that David Daley, who loves to threaten his staff members who mention us or know us, [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Giving Back · Humor · Kentucky Business · Mainstream

Newberry Conveniently Forgets CentrePoint Failure

March 30th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Lexington Mayor Jim Newberry (D-Airport Scandal Obfuscator) sent out an email blast on Friday that was all, you guessed it, puppies and rainbows. He mentioned all the great things happening in Lexington but didn’t bother to mention his failed CentrePoint project. Have a look for yourself: Stimulus funds bring solid progress, real jobs Dear Friend, [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Budget · Economy · Hypocrisy · Wasted Money