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Rep. Yarmuth Calls Again For Raising The Wage

August 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

If you missed it like most people, Congressman John Yarmuth was on the teevee saying Congress needs to raise the minimum wage:

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Tags: Congress · Economy · Jobs · John Yarmuth

GO TO THE KENTUCKY STATE FAIR, MEEMAWS!

August 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

In a Southern Living magazine online listing, three Kentucky attractions — Mammoth Cave, the Cumberland Falls moonbow and the Red River Gorge — are among its Seven Wonders of the South. [H-L] Less than half of borrowers with the most common type of federal student loan are repaying their debt on time, new data released [...]

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Tags: Congress · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Immigration · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · Law Enforcement · Veterans · Wasted Money

Nope, The Kathy Groob Scandal Just Won’t Quit

August 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment

If you missed it yesterday, the Montgomery County board of education is attempting to play more corrupt games. Unfortunately for them, we have video proof to prove them wrong. [Page One] Just days after Democrats scrambled to disavow a political consultant’s comments about the ethnicity of former U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine Chao, she is starring [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Congress · Corruption · Economy · Education · Environment · Health Care · Jack Conway · Joshua Powell · Kentucky Business · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Takin yer guns! · Wasted Money · Wiretapping

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

President Obama’s Weekly Video Address

August 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

This week President Barack Obama pushes Congress to help the middle class, which won’t happen:

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Tags: Barack Obama · Congress · Economy

Rep. John Yarmuth On Utility Rate Increases

August 1st, 2014 · Comments Off

Here’s John Yarmuth questioning Federal Energy Regulatory Commission members about utility rates:

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Tags: Congress · John Yarmuth · Spotted

School Boards Insurance Trust: Disaster Time

July 31st, 2014 · Comments Off

Really, Frankfort, giving the Ark Park loonies millions more? [H-L] Pushing back against new Environmental Protection Agency standards limiting carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants, Alabama officials gathered Monday to argue that the new federal policy flouted the Almighty’s will by regulating a God-given resource. [HuffPo] Coal companies owned by a major political supporter of [...]

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Tags: Congress · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Immigration · Steve Beshear · Takin yer guns! · Wasted Money

Rep. John Yarmuth On Boosting The Middle Class

July 31st, 2014 · Comments Off

It’s an election year and Democrats need help. So here’s John Yarmuth on the teevee promoting the Democrats’ “plan” to boost the middle class:

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Tags: Congress · Economy · John Yarmuth

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

Marijuana Could Be Kentucky’s Economic Savior

July 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

Rand Paul isn’t going person to person to try to sell his message of a more inclusive Republican Party to minority groups. But with only about 60 people gathering to hear Paul’s highly anticipated speech to the National Urban League on Friday morning, it sure felt that way. [H-L] The House of Representatives voted Friday [...]

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