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Entries Tagged as 'Anne Northup'

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

Oh Snap Monday! Fancy Farm Was Boring

August 3rd, 2009 · 7 Comments

Jerry Abramson said Robin Webb will win the State Senate seat. I think Jerry Abramson should go campaign for her. [Bluegrass Politics] The Herald-Leader staff have archived all the speeches from Fancy Farm 2009. [Bluegrass Politics] Coal appreciation day was held Saturday. Did anyone go? What went down? [WKYT] Good on Greg Stumbo for hosting [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Ben Chandler · Corruption · Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Environment · Greg Stumbo · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Jim Bunning · Jody Richards · John Yarmuth · Rand Paul · Spotted · The Gays · Trey Grayson

TGIF! Fancy Farm Is Here Again!

July 31st, 2009 · 4 Comments

Thank goodness we will NOT be there in the heat, humidity and sickening aroma of dead pig. Don’t forget the Golden B.S. Awards. Make your nominations for each category today! [Day 1, Day 2, Day 3 & Day 4] How cute. Now Mitch McConnell is accusing Democrats of trying to kill old people. [AP] Nope, [...]

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Tags: Anne Northup · Contest · Eastern Kentucky · Giving Back · Hal Rogers · Health Care · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · The Gays