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Entries Tagged as 'Death Penalty'

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

Andy Barr Realized He Has To Start Campaigning

August 1st, 2014 · Comments Off

State Rep. Forrest “Ben” Waide, R-Madisonville, was indicted Tuesday by a Franklin County grand jury on felony campaign-finance charges. [John Cheves] As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America’s unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Barack Obama · Corruption · Death Penalty · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Flashback · Greg Fischer · Greg Stumbo · Hypocrisy · Immigration · Investigation · Jack Conway · Polling · Youth

Tim Conley’s Cohorts Admitted To His Scheme

July 25th, 2014 · Comments Off

A married couple charged along with Morgan County Judge-Executive Tim Conley in a federal corruption case pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court. Kenneth and Ruth Gambill of Salyersville each pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit money laundering. [H-L] An Arizona inmate gasped and snorted in an execution that lasted nearly two [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Death Penalty · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Greg Fischer · Greg Stumbo · Health Care · Immigration · Investigation · Jobs · Mainstream Mistake · Military · Mitch McConnell

Thousands Are Homeless & We Spend $ On Pot

July 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Kentucky State Police are preparing for helicopter flights this summer to check rural areas of the state for marijuana plants. [H-L] Americans are unsure about both the tea party’s current strength and its future prospects, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. [

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Death Penalty · Discrimination · Economy · Election 2015 · Environment · Flashback · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Poverty · Senate · Wasted Money

Steve Beshear: Hilljack Yokel Spreading Ignorance

July 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

Because you know that’s how he appears to the rest of the world. Two top officials in McCracken County have declined to take plea offers and plan to go to trial on charges of tampering with public records. [H-L] This is potentially one of the funniest moments of the week. Louisiana state Rep. Lenar Whitney [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Death Penalty · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Humor · Rand Paul · Steve Beshear · The Gays · Wasted Money

Accused Killer Is Right About Jury Hearing Details

June 27th, 2014 · Comments Off

Make sure you’re caught up on the latest in the Will Coursey sex scandal. Complete with newspaper and video realness, gurl. [Page One] Kentucky history gets a little tipsy Saturday, with the Filson Bourbon Academy at Belle’s Cocktail House in Lexington. [H-L] The House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday approved by voice vote an amendment that [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Congress · Corruption · Death Penalty · Election 2015 · Environment · Health Care · Jack Conway · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Senate

Rand Paul Thinks He’s Already The President

May 28th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Eating crow is never fun but that’s what Jake is doing. Help him get things squared away? If you get something out of this content, consider doing so in order to ensure that it continues. [Click Here For Details] Childish display by school board won’t benefit students. I got chills watching the recent Fayette County [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Death Penalty · Discrimination · Education · Environment · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · Rand Paul · Rumor · Senate · Takin yer guns! · The Gays · Youth

Despite Democratic Efforts, Hemp Will Be A Thing

May 21st, 2014 · Comments Off

Eating crow is never fun but that’s what Jake is doing. Help him get things squared away? If you get something out of this content, consider doing so in order to ensure that it continues. [Click Here For Details] Kentucky’s industrial hemp commission on Tuesday approved regulations setting guidelines for research projects that are meant [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Budget · Death Penalty · Education · Environment · Investigation · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · Military · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · Senate

Nearly All National Stories About KY Are Awful

May 14th, 2014 · Comments Off

Races for various city and county offices dominate the May 20 ballots in the counties adjacent to Fayette County and in Franklin County. [H-L] According to Amnesty International, executions only occur in a small percentage of countries today. The fact that the United States is among this percentage should be disturbing to anyone who believes [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Death Penalty · Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · Mitch McConnell · RPK · Senate

Stumbo’s Neck Of The Woods Is A Corrupt Mess

May 12th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The former mayor of Martin, in Floyd County, intimidated poor people to vote for her, a federal jury ruled late Thursday. [H-L] Rand Paul has a serious inability to move away from ridiculous and scandalous moments. From inadvertent (purposeful?) racism to this latest mess. [HuffPo] A 250-pound shipment of hemp seeds is being held up [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Corruption · Death Penalty · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Election 2015 · Flashback · Gambling · Giving Back · Greg Stumbo · Kentucky Business · Rand Paul · Steve Beshear · The Gays · UofL