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So Much For Obamacare Being The Scary Devil

September 19th, 2014 · Comments Off

Fact-checkers find fault with several claims made in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race. [Bluegrass Politics] The Obama administration on Thursday finally revealed how many people paid for Obamacare on the national and state health insurance exchanges: 7.3 million. [HuffPo] The U.S. Census Bureau reported this week that the nation’s poverty rate has declined slightly, which might [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Anne Northup · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Journalism · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Poverty · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate · Stats · Youth

Boom. Hell Has Officially Frozen Over In Kentucky.

September 19th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Just look: ANNE NORTHUP ENDORSES JAMIE COMER Anne Northup may be the devil (there’s evidence suggesting that she is) but this is a significant moment in gubernatorial politics. Here’s why: Her former political team is working for Heiner and couldn’t secure her endorsement. Heiner’s team has long claimed they’d receive her support. They now claim [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Election 2015

Flashback To 2006 With Newbie John Yarmuth

June 19th, 2013 · Comments Off

Remember this ad from John Yarmuth? That’s from September 2006. It’s a real shame he hasn’t had a credible opponent, you know, ever. Because we can only imagine how good the ads would be.

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Tags: Anne Northup · Congress · Flashback · Humor · John Yarmuth · KY-3

Anne Northup Playing Pat-A-Cake With Your Safety

November 15th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Comparing Frankfort, Kentucky and Jackson, Mississippi doesn’t make much sense when it comes to discussing President Barack Obama’s hunt for votes in the south. Since Kentucky isn’t really the south. [The Economist] The wife of DeWayne Bunch will replace her husband in the December 20 special election. Democrats say they’re not picking a candidate because [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Barack Obama · Corruption · Economy · Education · Greg Fischer · Law Enforcement · Presidential Race · Richie Farmer · Special Election · UofL

Abramson Wasted More Than Originally Thought

June 27th, 2011 · Comments Off

Jerry Abramson didn’t spend $180,000 out of his fancy discretionary fund. Turns out he spent some $214,000. And you know what? Receipts for what the money was spent on are essentially non-existent. So no wonder Matt Erwin at the KDP lost his shiz last week. [C-J/AKN] Activists are calling for stronger enforcement of the Clean [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Corruption · Discrimination · Economy · Election 2011 · Environment · Giving Back · Jack Conway · Kentucky Tourism · Mitch McConnell · The Gays

On Watching Teabaggers Try To Be Tea Partiers

February 23rd, 2011 · Comments Off

Want a copy of Rand Paul’s new book about the Tea Party and his ascension to Jim Bunning’s former U.S. Senate seat? Then enter to win. I’ve got buncha copies to give away. [Page One] HAHAHA, oh, my. “Phil Harmon” got an endorsement instead of Phil Moffett. Guess those Take Back Kentucky folks really know [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Budget · Contest · Corruption · Education · Election 2011 · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Hypocrisy · Kentucky Tourism · Rand Paul · Stats · The Gays

Update On Greer Money Laundering Story

February 16th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Earlier this morning I questioned the Elmo Greer campaign finance scandal involving Steve Henry, Ernie Fletcher and Anne Northup. Tom Loftus had a great story about it all. Unfortunately, I’m hearing that Loftus hasn’t heard the full story from the money launderers and their attorneys. Turns out – according to sources in both state and [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Ernie Fletcher · Flashback · Investigation · Steve Henry

Oh Snap Monday! It’s Still Holiday Slow Time

December 28th, 2009 · Comments Off

Haha, so, funny story… senile Jim Bunning was the only senator to skip the health care vote. Because he had “family commitments.” [Amanda Vanbenshoten] The Kentucky Division of Abandoned Mine Lands received $37.6 million in federal funding. The mega cash will be used to finance abandoned mine land reclamation. [Press Release] Will the big tent [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Environment · Health Care · Humor · Jim Bunning · KDP · Rand Paul · Senate · Spotted · Steve Henry

Yarmuth’s New Opponent Making Shiz Up

December 3rd, 2009 · 3 Comments

So much for honesty, right? Thought we’d share: “Over the past 3 years, I have become increasingly concerned with the leadership of our country, including our Congressional Representative in the 3 District. After long discussions with family and friends over the issues facing our community, I made the decision to run for Congress. As such, [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Congress · Hypocrisy · John Yarmuth · KY-3 · Spotted

Enjoy Your Fancy Weekend of Flood Cleanup!

August 7th, 2009 · 5 Comments

It’s the Final Day of the Golden B.S. Award nominations. Make your suggestions for each category ASAP because the process will come to a close in just a day or so. [Day 1, Day 2, Day 3, Day 4, Day 5, Day 6, Day 7, Day 8, Day 9 & The Final Day] Matthew Barzun [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Contest · Dan Mongiardo · Giving Back · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · John Yarmuth · Mainstream Mistake · Rand Paul · Senate · Steve Beshear