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Entries Tagged as 'Crit Luallen'

New Grimes Video Reveals What You Already Know

October 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment

This video from that kid who constantly does crazy shit doesn’t change anything at all for Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes. Republicans can feign all the outrage they want. But everyone already knows Alison is talking out of both sides of her mouth, lying, saying what she has to say to out-Republican the Republicans. It’s just [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Crit Luallen · Hypocrisy · Spotted

Those Blackstone Lobbyists Aren’t Real Lobbyists

May 7th, 2014 · Comments Off

There seems to be quite a bit of confusion on the part of some in the mainstream media (beyond this nonsense) over the recent story David Sirota published about Kentucky Retirement Systems. Specifically about placement agents being registered as lobbyists. (Reference: Blackstone has a few) Here’s what Sirota said: The documents provided by Tobe (embedded [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Crit Luallen · Flashback · Mainstream · Mainstream Mistake

Matt Bevin’s Week Has Officially Been Ruined

April 25th, 2014 · Comments Off

Registered nurses at two hospitals operated by Appalachian Regional Healthcare, one in Kentucky and one in West Virginia, will have a one-day strike May 1 over a bitter contract negotiation. [H-L] Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens believes marijuana should be legalized by the federal government, predicting that the public will soon decide prohibiting [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Crit Luallen · Eastern Kentucky · Embarrassing · Giving Back · Health Care · Labor · Mitch McConnell · Senate

Rand Paul Loves To Dookie Where He Eats

April 25th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The number of traffic deaths in Kentucky was lower last year than it had been since 1949. Probably because people are now broke as hell and can no longer afford to drive anywhere. [H-L] Rand Paul speculated that the Republican Party may be exaggerating the extent of voter fraud, as more GOP-controlled states pass new [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Crit Luallen · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · Flashback · Rand Paul · Senate · Stats

Neither Crit Nor Greg Will Be Governator, Folks

March 20th, 2014 · 1 Comment

A federal judge on Wednesday gave Gov. Steve Beshear an indefinite delay in a court order requiring Kentucky to recognize same-sex marriages legally performed elsewhere. [John Cheves] This map and these stats really do damage to a lot of Republican talking points about taxes. [HuffPo] Conflict of interest much? Adam Edelen was asked to serve [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Crit Luallen · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Election 2015 · FEAR! · Giving Back · Greg Stumbo · Health Care · Steve Beshear · Taxes · The Gays · UofL · Wiretapping

A Real Lady Wouldn’t Drink Regular Coke, Steve

May 3rd, 2013 · 3 Comments

A judge has been appointed to Kentucky’s longest-running death row case after an Associated Press inquiry into why it had been pending for 16 months without a judge. [H-L] Hillary Clinton clears the field as the Democratic candidate of choice in a new 2016 presidential poll. [Politico] Attorney General Jack Conway said he’s had a [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Crit Luallen · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Jack Conway · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Steve Beshear · UK

Rumor Mill: Edelen Conducting Another KRS Audit

April 9th, 2013 · Comments Off

We hear through the pension system rumor mill that State Auditor Adam Edelen is set to conduct another audit of Kentucky Retirement Systems. The biggest question among everyone chattering about it: that it’ll be another whitewash (we don’t think it will be, as Adam knows it could end his career). What we wonder is whether [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Corruption · Crit Luallen · Investigation · Rumor

It’s Been A Major Week For Pension Scandals

March 29th, 2013 · Comments Off

You know how people at Kentucky Retirement Systems are always trying to give us crap? Interesting how that works. SAC Capital Advisors LP’s Michael Steinberg was arrested at his home today by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in New York, agency spokesman Peter Donald said. [Bloomberg] More than two years ahead of a [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Crit Luallen · Eastern Kentucky · Journalism · Mitch McConnell

Pee Alert: Ben Chandler Shopping His Name Around

March 29th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Folks in a southern Kentucky town have formed a Neighborhood Watch after three suspicious fires occurred on one street. [H-L] The Supreme Court’s ruling on the federal Defense of Marriage Act won’t just be a question of fairness for some 17,000 troops and military retirees, advocates say — it’s also a major pocketbook issue. [Politico] [...]

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Tags: Ben Chandler · Crit Luallen · Discrimination · Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Military · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · The Gays

Will Crit Luallen Finally Run For Something???

February 5th, 2013 · Comments Off

Standard & Poor’s said it expects to be the target of a U.S. Department of Justice civil lawsuit over its mortgage bond ratings, the first federal enforcement action against a credit rating agency over alleged illegal behavior tied to the recent financial crisis. [Reuters] Here’s your duh moment about Crit Luallen considering a run for [...]

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Tags: Congress · Corruption · Crit Luallen · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · Greg Fischer · Immigration · Kentucky Business · KY-4 · Mitch McConnell · Polling