The House Ethics Committee said Friday that it is looking into potential ethics violations by two congressmen, Reps. Bobby Rush, D-Ill., and Ed Whitfield, R-Ky. The bipartisan panel acknowledged the separate inquiries in terse statements that said nothing about why the lawmakers were being examined. [H-L] There may be a philosophical difference between the two [...]
Entries Tagged as 'FEAR!'
July 28th, 2014 · No Comments
Tags: Alison Grimes · Congress · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Embarrassing · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Immigration · Investigation · Iraq · Journalism · Kentucky Business · Law Enforcement · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · The Gays
July 25th, 2014 · No Comments
Because so many people are getting killed in Louisville when they go for a walk, this week the Transportation Lady focuses on pedestrian safety: Moral of this story? DO NOT go outside in Louisville. Especially if you are poor or live in a more suburban area. Oh! KYTC also does other videos – like this [...]
July 24th, 2014 · 1 Comment
Oh, look, Miniature Texan Rand Paul is now an expert on Russia!
July 21st, 2014 · 1 Comment
Somerset’s city hall ventured into the retail gas business Saturday, opening a municipal-run filling station that supporters call a benefit for motorists and critics denounce as a taxpayer-supported swipe at the free market. [H-L] A recent analysis of U.S. gun deaths has found that a majority of mass shootings were related to domestic or family [...]
July 18th, 2014 · No Comments
Seems Candy Barr is a little big nervous this year by outspending more than 400 of his colleagues when using taxpayer dollars to promote himself. U.S. Rep. Andy Barr spent more than $190,000 in taxpayer money to send mail and conduct telephone town hall meetings with constituents in his first 15 months in office, according [...]
Tags: Alison Grimes · Andy Barr · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate · Wasted Money
July 16th, 2014 · No Comments
Are you a generous person or someone who loves animals? Help Jackson the Dachshund out ASAP, as he needs surgery! Jessica has been a tireless advocate for years and has definitely given more than she’s received. Let’s all pitch in. [Go Fund Me!] A new digital emergency communication system in Lexington allows inter-agency communication throughout [...]
July 16th, 2014 · Comments Off
This is the last call for General Election advertising. You a SuperPAC? Campaign? A small business just looking to take advantage of our eyeballs/get in front of every lawmaker in Kentucky? If you’ve made inquiries or plan to advertise, it’s now or never.
July 15th, 2014 · No Comments
A federal appeals court is declining to stand in the way of the Obama administration’s efforts to block water pollution from mountaintop removal coal mining. [H-L] It’s pretty rare that members of Congress and all the witnesses they’ve called will declare out loud that Americans are just too ignorant to be given a piece of [...]
July 15th, 2014 · Comments Off
Remember late September last year when Mitch McConnell tag teamed in the Senate floor to rail on health care reform? Interesting how their fearmongering fell flat.
July 15th, 2014 · 1 Comment
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said Friday the flood of child immigrants overwhelming officials along the country’s border with Mexico could be stopped by sending them back immediately. [H-L] Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) fired back at Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) in an op-ed published by Politico Monday, saying the governor is “dead wrong” to [...]