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Entries Tagged as 'Flashback'

KET’s Embarrassing Director Costing Taxpayers $

September 30th, 2014 · No Comments

That’s right, the teatoot libertarian who isn’t on the ballot is wasting taxpayer dollars by suing a public television station for ignoring him. Err… he’s not really wasting them, as he’s been pushed into the position he currently finds himself. It’s not really his fault. It’s the embarrassing director of KET who is to blame. [...]

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Tags: Embarrassing · Flashback · Wasted Money

Time For A Montgomery Co. Nonsense Update

September 29th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Remember Afton Fairchild Spencer? Guess who no longer has a job working for the UK Alumni Association. She’s now a temporary field organizer for the Kentucky Democratic Party promoting Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes’ unfortunate campaign: FUN STUFF Why this is significant: campus organizing is traditionally a volunteer position held by 18/19-year-olds. Interesting how that all [...]

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Tags: Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell · Spotted

Be Thankful Greg Fischer Isn’t Your Senator Now

September 26th, 2014 · No Comments

A federal judge has ordered the Kentucky State Penitentiary to allow a group of death row inmates to hold an annual powwow with traditional foods after the prison chaplain tried to stop the ceremony. [H-L] The U.S. has more low-paying jobs than any other country in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, an economic [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Corruption · Economy · Election 2015 · Flashback · Greg Fischer · Jobs · Journalism · Law Enforcement · Mainstream Mistake · Stats

Rand Paul Forgets Which State He Represents

September 23rd, 2014 · No Comments

Candy Barr and Elisabeth Jensen offer vastly different prescriptions for Kentucky’s job woes. [John Cheves] Children hear hate speech and internalize it. [HuffPo] McConnell and Grimes also know their battle is not being waged in a vacuum. What happens outside Kentucky also will determine the political quality of life for the victor. [C-J/AKN] The deadly [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Andy Barr · Budget · Congress · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Embarrassing · Flashback · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Kentucky Tourism · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate · Wasted Money · Youth

Aaaand The U.S. Senate Race Starts To Get Crazy

September 22nd, 2014 · 1 Comment

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes has a small ownership stake in a vacant Lexington property that city officials have repeatedly cited for code violations and threatened legal action against for nonpayment of more than $20,000 in storm-sewer fees and fines. [Sam Youngman] Lifting a ban on blood donations from gay men would increase [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Embarrassing · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Hypocrisy · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · Labor · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · Senate · The Gays

So Much For Obamacare Being The Scary Devil

September 19th, 2014 · No Comments

Fact-checkers find fault with several claims made in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race. [Bluegrass Politics] The Obama administration on Thursday finally revealed how many people paid for Obamacare on the national and state health insurance exchanges: 7.3 million. [HuffPo] The U.S. Census Bureau reported this week that the nation’s poverty rate has declined slightly, which might [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Anne Northup · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Journalism · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Poverty · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate · Stats · Youth

Why Joshua Powell Hauled Butt To Bowling Green

September 18th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Last month we revealed that Montgomery County Schools superintendent Joshua Powell was paid by the district to meet with his personal attorney in Bowling Green. That meeting took place on February 11. We’ve since discovered that Jim Dusso turned Powell in to the Education Professional Standards Board and the Office of Education Accountability on February [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell

What A Tangled Web That’s Been Woven In MoCo

September 17th, 2014 · 2 Comments

A few weeks back we mentioned that a Mt. Sterling banker was threatening the family of a woman suing Montgomery County Schools and superintendent Joshua Powell. Why on earth would he want to threaten them? Turns out, one of the banker’s colleagues is engaged to a member of Powell’s inner circle. A teacher within the [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell

Yes, Alison Has To Tell The Voters Who She Is

September 17th, 2014 · Comments Off

We told you people a bazillion years ago that Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes was just pretending to be a gun gal. Well, whattya know? Allison Grimes tries to show Mitch McConnell how it’s done when it comes to guns (and therefore politics) in her new tv ad—but only ends up shooting herself in the foot. [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Congress · Corruption · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Hypocrisy · Iraq · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Taxes

Montgomery Co. Title IX Scandal Worsens Again

September 16th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Remember all the stories we’ve run highlighting the Title IX scandal in Montgomery County Schools? A Look At Montgomery County’s Title IX Complaint [January 14] Montgomery County Title IX Wormhole Gets Bigger [January 15] Montgomery Co. Settled Its Title IX Investigation [January 27] School District & Paper Team Up For Deception [February 27] Sources Confirm [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell