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Entries Tagged as 'Chris Thieneman'

No One Surprised By Thieneman’s Latest Move

September 18th, 2013 · 1 Comment

U.S. Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell’s campaign manager, Jesse Benton, and GOP challenger Matt Bevin served up the sharpest exchanges of the 2014 U.S. Senate race Tuesday at Constitution Day ceremonies at the University of Kentucky. You’ll want to read this because Bevin comes off as dumber than anyone ever thought. [H-L] The percentage of Americans [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Chris Thieneman · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Humor · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · Senate · Stats · Takin yer guns!

Maybe It’s Time To Put A Muzzle On Little Rand

September 13th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Do Jim Ramsey’s complaints about politicians cutting higher education funding fall on deaf ears in light of his monster salary? [C-J/AKN] What was that, again, about Mittens Romney being a foreign policy pro? [HuffPo] While we tend to believe Mitch McConnell’s decision to hire a Paul staffer could be good for him (definitely not a [...]

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Tags: Budget · Campaign Finance · Chris Thieneman · Congress · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Environment · Hypocrisy · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · RPK · UofL

Thieneman Walks Right Into Campaign Finance Trap

September 10th, 2012 · 7 Comments

You know what’s unfortunate for Chris Thieneman? He can’t help putting his foot in his mouth or violating campaign finance law. Like this: You see, that’s what people with common sense would call vote buying. I.E., giving a potential voter something of value in exchange for their support. KRS 121.055 (Warning: External PDF Link) says: [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Chris Thieneman

Where Will Your Candidate Be Tonight?

May 18th, 2010 · 12 Comments

It’s election day. Along with the elections come the election night parties. Wondering where your preferred candidate will be? Louisville Mayoral Candidates David Tandy – Henry Clay, Tavern Room, 604 S. 3rd Street Jim King – Zeppelin Cafe, 1036 E. Burnette Greg Fischer – Downtown Marriott, 2nd Floor Tyler Allen – Bluegrass Brewing Co, 636 [...]

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Tags: Chris Thieneman · Dan Mongiardo · Greg Fischer · Jack Conway · Spotted · Trey Grayson

TGIF! Ready For Final Crazy Campaign Weekend

May 14th, 2010 · 18 Comments

Former Senator Wendell Ford is campaigning with Jack Conway today. 9:00 at Shoney’s in Frankfort. 1:45 at Gillum’s in Richmond. 3:30 at the Teamsters Hall in Lexington. [Media Advisory] When I mention something – like poll numbers – and then link to them, I get emails from station management about copyright. But then station reporters [...]

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Tags: Budget · Chris Thieneman · Dan Mongiardo · Education · Greg Fischer · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Rand Paul · Senate

The Foreigns Are Coming For Our Devil Water!

May 12th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Do you folks watch LOST? Is your mind blown? Had to get up in the middle of the night to re-watch it. All these years. Who knew? I’ll believe it when I see it, but last night some folks told me the SUSA will show Jack up by 3. Really, I’ll only believe it when [...]

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Tags: Chris Thieneman · Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Jack Conway · Kentucky Tourism · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Rand Paul · Rumor · Senate · Trey Grayson

Your Early Morning Of More Ruining The Economy

April 27th, 2010 · 2 Comments

The Herald-Leader did what the Courier-Journal could not by revealing that the possible sale of LG&E and KU is kind of a crazy mess. [H-L] Mitch McConnell’s right-hand man compared Greg Fischer to Trey Grayson. And you can expect Grayson’s camp to now go on a rampage about Social Security and entitlements. [John David Dyche] [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Chris Thieneman · Corruption · Discrimination · Economy · Environment · Greg Fischer · Humor · Hypocrisy · Journalism · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · The Gays · Trey Grayson

Young Republican Straw Poll Results

March 15th, 2010 · 10 Comments

The Kentucky Young Republican Federation released their straw poll results from over the weekend. Member (18-40) Results U.S. Senate Grayson 68 Paul 16 Undecided 16 U.S. Congress Lally 58 Wicker 26 Reetz 5 Hausman 0 Undecided 11 Louisville Mayor Heiner 58 Thieneman 32 Robertson 0 Undecided 10 Associate Member U.S. Senate Grayson 47 Paul 47 [...]

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Tags: Chris Thieneman · Congress · KY-3 · Polling · RPK · Senate

Wednesday Dept of Real Story Fun Times

February 17th, 2010 · 2 Comments

It’s time for the real story behind the Chris Thieneman-Mint Jubilee madness. This mess involving the University of Louisville and a, an, ah, ahem, interesting Republican mayoral candidate is a total mess. [The 'Ville Voice] Is it really a big deal that Kentucky has 15 aircraft in the state fleet? Anybody who thinks so has [...]

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Tags: Chris Thieneman · Corruption · Economy · FEAR! · Flashback · Jobs · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · Stats · The Gays

South Louisville: You Ready For This?

October 8th, 2009 · Comments Off

Just heard from Rand Paul’s U.S. Senate campaign. Check this: Rand Paul Health Care Town Hall Forum Valley High School November 7th @ 10:00 A.M. Moderator: Chris Thieneman Yeah. That should be gooooood.

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Tags: Chris Thieneman · FEAR! · Health Care · Rand Paul · Senate