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Some Montgomery County Schools Friday Tidbits

September 12th, 2014 · 3 Comments

We hear through the grapevine that Montgomery County Schools superintendent Joshua Powell’s trial could start around January 12. It’s expected to last as long as nine (9!) days. Since Powell gets to decide whether or not it’s closed to the public, you can bet it will be closed to the public. But that doesn’t mean [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell · Rumor · Wasted Money

Might As Well Hammer The Rand Thing Again

September 3rd, 2014 · No Comments

Two-thirds of Kentuckians oppose changing the law to allow Rand Paul to run for senate and president at the same time. [H-L] As the debate rages about the best way to fix America’s public schools — from heated rhetoric on the role of standardized testing to wonkier discussions about the intricacies of curricula — a [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Barack Obama · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Environment · Health Care · Immigration · Kentucky Tourism · Law Enforcement · Polling · Poverty · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · RPK · Takin yer guns! · Veterans · Wasted Money

Edelen Already Hyping His Non-Accomplishments

August 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The only person who right now believes Adam Edelen could win a U.S. Senate race in 2016 is Adam Edelen. [H-L] The U.S. Congress approved $225 million in emergency funding for Israel’s “Iron Dome” missile defense system on Friday, sending the measure to President Barack Obama to be signed into law. That’s right — your [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Campaign Finance · Congress · Corruption · Death Penalty · Economy · Education · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Jobs · Rand Paul · Wasted Money · Wiretapping

It’s Fancy Farm 2014 – Video Roundup Time

August 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

If you missed Fancy Farm, here are all the speeches. In no particular order. Steve Beshear: Stan Humpries: Richard Heath: Jesse Wright: Floridian Ed Whitfield: Some crazy guy named Charles Hatchett: Grandmother Mitch McConnell: Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes: Little Todd: Rand Paul: Adam Edelen: Big Ole Tough Man Jack Conway: Jamie Comer, as he announces [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Election 2015 · Jack Conway · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Spotted · Steve Beshear · Todd Hollenbach

John Yarmuth Will Again Win In A Landslide

July 30th, 2014 · Comments Off

Fayette County Public Schools should try to help schools that can’t raise as much money as other schools and don’t have as much in their activity funds, board member Doug Barnett said during Monday night’s school board meeting. [H-L] When Bill Clinton ran for president in 1992, he admitted that he had “experimented with marijuana,” [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Congress · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Immigration · Investigation · John Yarmuth · Journalism · KY-3 · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Senate · Youth

Edelen Kicks Off Five-Year-Long Gubernatorial Bid

July 9th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Adam Edelen wants to try running for governor for five years. So of course he’s going to campaign around the state. This time? Pandering to the health care community and old people by holding “public hearings” to assess the fiscal health of rural hospitals. Here’s his tour schedule: Prestonsburg 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 15 Mountain [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Health Care · Spotted · Wasted Money

Ramsey Finally Needs To Be Removed At UofL

July 3rd, 2014 · 4 Comments

A group of stakeholders has recommended that the Lexington Urban County Council put $2 million from the general fund into an affordable housing fund each year. [H-L] As American involvement in Iraq inches forward, some key members of Congress from both parties are deftly keeping their distance from the debate over authorizing military intervention. [HuffPo] [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Congress · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · Health Care · Iraq · Steve Beshear · The Gays · UofL · Wasted Money · Wiretapping

We Hear Edelen’s Selective Outrage Is Personal

June 26th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Eating crow is never fun but that’s what Jake is doing. Help him get things squared away? If you get something out of this content, consider doing so in order to ensure that it continues. [Click Here For Details] All the sudden Adam Edelen can make demands in this case but can’t in Montgomery County? [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Barack Obama · Congress · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · FEAR! · Health Care · Immigration · Iraq · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · Military · Rand Paul · Takin yer guns!

Why Adam Edelen Isn’t Running For Governor

June 23rd, 2014 · 11 Comments

Many are wondering how Adam Edelen could have been talked out of running against Jack Conway in the 2015 gubernatorial primary. There are many reasons and 99.999% have absolutely nothing to do with finishing his job as Auditor of Public Accounts. Because let’s get real: if it did have anything to do with auditing? Then [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Election 2015 · Jack Conway

Lt. Dan Should Definitely Run For Governor

June 20th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Nearly eight years after two women were sucked into a storm drain and drowned at the intersection of Nicholasville Road and Alumni Drive, the University of Kentucky is building a water detention system to alleviate flooding in the area. The $12 million project began in early April and is expected to be completed in April [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · College Sports · Corruption · Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · Polling · Presidential Race · Senate · Takin yer guns! · UK