The University of Kentucky will begin negotiations with Aramark Corp. to take over the school’s dining services, President Eli Capilouto announced Friday. The surprise announcement came just two hours after students spoke to the finance committee about their opposition to the privatization, which has been contested for more than a year. [H-L] An interim director [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Geoff Davis'
May 13th, 2014 · 3 Comments
May 2nd, 2014 · 6 Comments
Remember when we shared this “rumor” with you way back in October? All day yesterday folks like Joe Gerth were on Twitter suggesting that Bevin would receive an endorsement in Boone County. That obviously didn’t happen. But that’s not the sad part. Here it is: Bevin has spent the past six weeks or so working [...]
February 5th, 2014 · Comments Off
The University of Kentucky plans to privatize its dining services, with the larger goal of bringing in millions of dollars for new dining facilities on campus, UK President Eli Capilouto announced Tuesday. [H-L] A lot of media outlets botched the CBO’s Obamacare report. That led to tons of confusion for simple-minded people like Rand Paul [...]
October 9th, 2013 · Comments Off
Multiple errors led Woodford County Clerk Judie Woolums to understate a receipts ledger by $12,000 and to overstate a disbursements ledger by $196,000, according to an audit of the clerk’s 2012 financial statement released last week by State Auditor Adam Edelen. [H-L] Americans are holding Republicans primarily responsible for the partial government shutdown as public [...]
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November 29th, 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!] Yesterday, Jamie Comer hyped hemp support from Christian County Sheriff Livy Leavell Jr. in a press release as being a surprise. Only… Comer’s staff have been talking about it for ages on Facebook. [...]
August 1st, 2012 · Comments Off
Have you read about the University of Kentucky’s top medical guy, FrankenGangster? UK knew what it was getting when it hired him and did it anyway. [Page One] Jerry Abramson may have high hopes for his faux tax reform panel but everybody else has written it off. Completely. [Business Lexington] A children’s treasury of America’s [...]
July 31st, 2012 · 2 Comments
Statement from Davis: “I thank the people of Kentucky’s Fourth District for the honor of serving as their Congressman over the last eight years. “When I was a Cadet at West Point, I internalized the words of the U.S. Military Academy’s motto, ‘Duty, Honor, Country.’ Next, I learned that success was based on honoring God, [...]
July 11th, 2012 · Comments Off
Even Geoff Davis had to get in on the action about repealing health care reform: You’ll note that he has no alternative for his hundreds of thousands of constituents.
May 23rd, 2012 · 5 Comments
It’s probably not a smart move for Thomas Massie not to take his opponents’ calls of concession. Even less of a smart move not to call them back. Way to go, Rand Junior. [Teabagger Hilarity Continues] Like we told you would happen, the national press is pointing out how anti-Obama Kentucky Democrats happen to be. [...]
May 14th, 2012 · Comments Off
The first half of Geoff Davis’ 4th District Art Competition submissions has been unveiled: Kentucky students are why we can have nice things.