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Democrats Supporting Matt Bevin Like Loyal Dogs

September 6th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Yesterday the DSCC blasted out an email about the Senate Conservatives Fund attacking Mitch McConnell. The reason? He hasn’t fought hard enough to kill health care reform – because the wingnuts don’t realize that they’ve lost the battle. In effect, the DSCC was promoting a pro-Matt Bevin effort. Prior to that, the only person touting [...]

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Tags: DCCC · Senate

Clay & Laurel Counties Back To Winning Awards

July 17th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Eight Clay County residents convicted of taking part in a widespread vote-buying conspiracy should receive a new trial, a federal appeals panel ruled Wednesday. [H-L] Individuals buying health insurance on their own will see their premiums tumble next year in New York State as changes under the federal health care law take effect. [NY Times] [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Corruption · DCCC · Eastern Kentucky · First Amendment · Health Care · Jack Conway · KY-2 · Rand Paul

Of Course The Fair Board Guy’s From Another State

October 8th, 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!] Who could have guessed that President Barack Obama would suddenly be depending on Vice President Joe Biden’s communications skills to get his re-election campaign back on track? That’s right, the same Joe Biden [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Barack Obama · Ben Chandler · Campaign Finance · Congress · David L. Williams · DCCC · Eastern Kentucky · Flashback · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · Presidential Race · Senate · Steve Beshear

No, Not All Of Kentucky Hates The Gays, GLAAD

February 6th, 2012 · Comments Off

The classes are drifting apart. Can the rich save the American dream by preaching what they practice? [The Economist] No, you weren’t dreaming when we told you Phil Moffett was running for office. So take your pee break now before reading about it from the Associated Press. [H-L] SuperPACs are worrying the DCCC chairman. Unfortunately, [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · DCCC · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Humor · KDP · Law Enforcement · Steve Beshear · Taxes · The Gays · UofL

S&P Will You-Know-What In Your Organic Cereal

August 9th, 2011 · 6 Comments

This marks the 97th day Republican Party of Kentucky Chairman Steve Robertson has questioned Jack Conway over his involvement in his brother’s drug scandal: “Kentucky voters are wishing they could recall Jack Conway because of his poor judgment,” Robertson said. “If Conway doesn’t answer these questions, voters will return him to life as a private [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Barack Obama · Ben Chandler · Budget · Congress · DCCC · Economy · Jack Conway · KY-1 · Polling · Poverty · Richie Farmer · RPK · Senate · The Gays

No Wonder The U.S. & A. Can’t Have Nice Things

June 22nd, 2011 · 1 Comment

Really, people? You need to calm down. Even Daniel Logsdon says Bob Farmer’s “jokes” weren’t funny. And you’ll note that Farmer did NOT apologize for making the remarks – he apologized “if it offends anyone.” [H-L] The NRCC has twice as much cash in its pocket than the DCCC. Which means Candy Barr is pretty [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · DCCC · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Embarrassing · Environment · Giving Back · Hypocrisy · Jobs · KDP · Mitch McConnell · Stats · Taxes

Aww, Poor Andy Barr, Lying Teabagger

October 11th, 2010 · Comments Off

Remember Andy Barr, the losing Republican teabagger who can’t beat Ben Chandler, the fake Democrat?

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Tags: Andy Barr · Ben Chandler · Congress · DCCC

Have You Seen Lexington’s Water Rate Increase?

September 29th, 2010 · Comments Off

Want to see a great show at Actors Theatre this Halloween season? Enter to win two tickets to see The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful. [Page One] An Assistant Attorney General in Michigan is attacking a gay college student for promoting a “radical homosexual agenda.” What the fuck country is this?  Something tells [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Ben Chandler · Contest · Corruption · DCCC · FEAR! · Gambling · Giving Back · KDP · Kentucky Tourism · Law Enforcement · Poverty · Rand Paul · Senate · Stats · The Gays

Hilarious Headline: Salt Festival At Big Bone Lick

September 23rd, 2010 · 10 Comments

Today Governor Steve Beshear announced that Kentucky has received a $500,000 grant for VINE Protective Order Victim Notification Services. Which is good, since all the fat men (literally, they’re all fat men) in Frankfort didn’t include it in the state budget.  [Press Release] Jack Conway did a one-on-one in Louisville where he discussed the U.S. [...]

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Tags: Crit Luallen · Dan Mongiardo · DCCC · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2011 · Environment · Giving Back · Hal Rogers · Investigation · Jack Conway · Kentucky Tourism · Rand Paul · Senate · Steve Beshear

Stop Being So Fat And Costing Us Tax Dollars

September 14th, 2010 · 4 Comments

College enrollment in Kentucky is now at an all-time high. That’s more than 270,000 students, a four percent increase over last year. [Ronnie Ellis] National politics could be in play in Louisville’s crazy ass mayoral race. [WFPL] Did you see the person get their panties all in a twist over the bigots in Oldham County? [...]

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Tags: Ben Chandler · Bruce Lunsford · Congress · DCCC · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Jack Conway · Kentucky Business · Taxes