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Entries Tagged as 'Campaign Finance'

McConnell Hits U.S. Senate Floor, Gags Maggots

September 17th, 2014 · No Comments

Granny Mitch McConnell not only claims Democrats hate free speech (aka: unlimited corrupt campaign cash), he scares meemaw & poppop a bit more with ISIS/ISIL and then foams at the mouth about how the scary Democrats only push bills that are designed to fail: Because Republicans don’t do the exact same thing, ever. Can you [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · FEAR! · Hypocrisy · Mitch McConnell · Senate

Yes, Alison Has To Tell The Voters Who She Is

September 17th, 2014 · No Comments

We told you people a bazillion years ago that Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes was just pretending to be a gun gal. Well, whattya know? Allison Grimes tries to show Mitch McConnell how it’s done when it comes to guns (and therefore politics) in her new tv ad—but only ends up shooting herself in the foot. [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Congress · Corruption · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Hypocrisy · Iraq · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Taxes

Don’t Drink & Ride Your Lawnmower, Meemaws

September 16th, 2014 · No Comments

Police in Pulaski County recently worked two incidents in a week’s time involving alleged drunk drivers on riding lawn mowers, including one arrested after he ​drove to the drive-through window at a fast-food restaurant, according to the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office. [H-L] An astounding 72% percent of Americans say they are unhappy with Republicans in [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Congress · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Hypocrisy · KDP · Kentucky Tourism · Labor · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Rand Paul · Wiretapping

Poppy Mountain Begins This Week. You Going?

September 15th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Candy Barr is cleaning up with the big banks. Literally cleaning up. He pushes de-regulation, they shower him with cash. We were gonna say gold but that opened up the door to too many jokes. [H-L] Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday that the United States is “at war” with Islamic State militants, marking [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Environment · Flashback · Hypocrisy · Kentucky Tourism · Mainstream Mistake · Military · Rumor · Spotted · Takin yer guns!

Now Even The Olds Are Being Screwed By Loans

September 12th, 2014 · 1 Comment

A program developed by the University of Kentucky to reduce sexual violence in high schools appears to be helping students across the state. [H-L] The Education Department is demanding so much money from seniors with defaulted student loans that it’s forcing tens of thousands of them into poverty, according to a government audit. [HuffPo] On [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · Senate · Taxes · UK · Wiretapping

Polls, Polls, Polls, It’s Nonstop Polls These Days!

September 12th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes pushed back Wednesday against public polling that shows U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell with a growing lead in Kentucky, releasing an internal poll that shows a race to be a dead-heat. [H-L] Have scientists had volcanoes all wrong? A popular theory has it that, at least in [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Environment · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Iraq · John Yarmuth · Law Enforcement · Military · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate

Rep. Yarmuth Says Democracy Is Needed For All

September 11th, 2014 · No Comments

Here’s Congressman John Yarmuth speaking common sense about campaign finance and special interests: Can’t watch the video at work? Here’s what he had to say: The last thing Congress needs is more special-interest candidates who don’t answer to the American people. The Supreme Court decisions in Citizens United and McCutcheon have opened the floodgates of [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Congress · John Yarmuth

Mitch McConnell Is Upset Over “Free Speech” Again

September 10th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Granny Mitch is back in Warshington and he’s upset over “free speech” — which means “money in his pocket”: We all know the more money you have, the more speech you have. Because rich folks obviously have more rights that homeless people walking the street. America, eff yeah.

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Corruption · Mitch McConnell · Senate

What The Heck, Shevawn? What Is Going On?

September 10th, 2014 · 1 Comment

How is this even a story? Really? Jamie Comer is screwed because Richie Farmer is a criminal sitting in prison? The early desperation is strong. [H-L/AP] Atmospheric volumes of greenhouse gas hit a record in 2013 as carbon dioxide concentrations grew at the fastest rate since reliable global records began, the World Meteorological Organization said [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Election 2015 · Environment · Greg Fischer · Immigration · Senate · Takin yer guns! · The Gays

Grimes Kept Money From Some Thirsty Folks

September 9th, 2014 · No Comments

What do you think about these people? STEWART & LYNDA RESNICK: The Beverly Hills billionaires own a chunk of farmland in Southern California that’s larger than four San Franciscos. It includes Paramount Farming Company, the world’s largest pistachio and almond growing and processing operation, and Paramount Citrus, the country’s leading producer of fresh citrus. The [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Environment · Spotted