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Entries Tagged as 'Dan Mongiardo'

Fine Kentucky Bourbon Is Taking Over Everything

November 10th, 2014 · 1 Comment

There were only two things Mitch McConnell didn’t want to talk about Thursday — whether he will run for re-election in 2020 and his eventual legacy. [Sam Youngman] Loretta Lynch was a federal prosecutor in New York when she encountered an astonishing case of police brutality: the broomstick sodomy of a Haitian immigrant in a [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · Flashback · Kentucky Business · Law Enforcement · Military · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Taxes · The Gays

Will Lt. Dan Suit Up & Run Against Jack Again?

July 11th, 2014 · Comments Off

Attorney General Jack Conway is piling up endorsements and campaign cash in an effort to keep other Democrats out of the 2015 gubernatorial fight, but at least one potential challenger says he won’t be scared off. [Sam Youngman] The U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees says people from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras are subject to [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Dan Mongiardo · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Election 2015 · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Immigration · Joshua Powell · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Rand Paul · Senate · Takin yer guns! · Wiretapping

Lt. Dan Should Definitely Run For Governor

June 20th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Nearly eight years after two women were sucked into a storm drain and drowned at the intersection of Nicholasville Road and Alumni Drive, the University of Kentucky is building a water detention system to alleviate flooding in the area. The $12 million project began in early April and is expected to be completed in April [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · College Sports · Corruption · Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · Polling · Presidential Race · Senate · Takin yer guns! · UK

Some Jim Bunning Insanity From A Decade Ago

May 16th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Can you believe it’s been ten years since Jim Bunning compared Daniel Mongiardo to Saddam Hussein’s sons? Al Cross, Courier-Journal, April 1, 2004: Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, at a recent GOP event, told diners that state Sen. Daniel Mongiardo, his likely opponent in the November election, looks like one of Saddam Hussein’s sons. Yesterday, [...]

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Tags: Dan Mongiardo · Flashback · Jim Bunning

Daniel Mongiardo Has Advice For Comer & Edelen

August 1st, 2013 · 2 Comments

Why Jamie Comer and everyone else trying to run for governor should shut up: Fact.

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Tags: Dan Mongiardo · Spotted

Daniel Mongiardo Should Try Running For Governor

December 3rd, 2012 · Comments Off

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Daniel Mongiardo is considering a run for governor and he could probably do it this time. Would be awesome to watch him beat Jerry Abramson. [H-L] We long for the days when Americans [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Dan Mongiardo · David L. Williams · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Flashback · Humor · John Yarmuth · Military · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Steve Beshear · Youth

Way To Go, State Government, You Ruin Everything!

September 18th, 2012 · 3 Comments

Lawwwd, you know Daniel Mongiardo just wet himself over this Janie Miller story. He’ll begin leaking the dirt in 3, 2… [C-J/AKN] Producer prices in August rose by the most in three years as energy costs surged, but fairly benign underlying inflation pressures should help the Federal Reserve maintain its accommodative monetary policy stance. [Reuters] [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Ben Chandler · Dan Mongiardo · Economy · Education · Health Care · Humor · KY-4 · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Rumor

You’ll Probably Get Shot If You Live In Lexington

June 1st, 2012 · 3 Comments

Some in the media are quietly speculating that Daniel Mongiardo wrote those prescriptions for Jerry Lunsford. But you know what? It’s probably better not to speculate on something so personal and, you know, protected by HIPAA. [H-L] You can’t even sit inside your Lexington apartment these days without all kinds of stray bullets just going [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Dan Mongiardo · Eastern Kentucky · FEAR! · Health Care · Humor · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Rumor · Senate

National Focus Needed On KY Retirement Systems

May 17th, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Kentucky Supreme Court this week unanimously voted to re-elect Chief Justice John Minton to the top judicial position for another four years. [Ryan Alessi] Robert Wilcher, one of two Kentucky Retirement Systems board members representing county employees, resigned today. The board gets to appoint someone to fill his term. [Deep KRS Shenanigans] From the [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Budget · Corruption · Dan Mongiardo · Economy · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Jobs · KY Supreme Court · KY-4 · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Presidential Race · Stats · Steve Beshear

Let’s Discuss Some Gubernatorial Rumors Again

May 1st, 2012 · 2 Comments

Really, the Frankfort gossip circle never ends. Since some people think Crit Luallen is running for the U.S. Senate against Mitch McConnell (she’d lose, sadly), it’s best to address what the people around her say she wants to do. Lately, her people and those who work with Jack Conway, say the two are considering a [...]

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Tags: Crit Luallen · Dan Mongiardo · Greg Fischer · Humor · Jack Conway · Rumor