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Entries Tagged as 'Jack Conway'

School Funding Disparity & Judicial Shenanigans

July 14th, 2014 · 3 Comments

A petition was posted last week on signed by parents upset that socioeconomic status is a primary consideration in redrawing Fayette schools attendance zones. [H-L] The testimony of nine military officers undermines contentions by Republican lawmakers that a “stand-down order” held back military assets that could have saved the U.S. ambassador and three other [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Gambling · Health Care · Humor · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · Military · Mitch McConnell · UofL · Veterans · Wasted Money

Steve Beshear Is Now Using Children As Pawns

July 8th, 2014 · Comments Off

In a new ad from Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes, retired coal miner Don Disney looks straight into the camera and asks Mitch McConnell why he voted to raise his Medicare costs by $6,000. The only problem? McConnell, the Senate Republican leader, cast no such vote. [ABC News/AP] A proposal to rezone agricultural land [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Humor · Investigation · Iraq · Jack Conway · Rand Paul · Steve Beshear · Veterans · Wasted Money · Youth

What? Stumbo Lie About Something? Surely Not!

July 1st, 2014 · Comments Off

Jason Carter, former President Jimmy Carter’s grandson, stepped into the pulpit of South Columbus United Methodist Church for a Palm Sunday sermon and offered a message of Christian responsibility to the poor, with his phone in hand. [H-L] BP wants a federal judge to order restitution — plus interest — of what it says are [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Giving Back · Greg Stumbo · Jack Conway · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · Taxes

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

Why Adam Edelen Isn’t Running For Governor

June 23rd, 2014 · 11 Comments

Many are wondering how Adam Edelen could have been talked out of running against Jack Conway in the 2015 gubernatorial primary. There are many reasons and 99.999% have absolutely nothing to do with finishing his job as Auditor of Public Accounts. Because let’s get real: if it did have anything to do with auditing? Then [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Election 2015 · Jack Conway

Dem Gubernatorial Backscratching Official Begins

June 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off

Aaaaand Jack Conway’s gubernatorial campaign begins with the help of Jane Beshear: CLICK TO ENLARGE That’s them delivering a prop check for $600,000 ($300,000 each year for two years) to Chrysalis House, a Lexington facility providing substance abuse treatment for pregnant women. “Chrysalis House currently provides treatment to 200 women and children each year, and [...]

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Tags: Election 2015 · Jack Conway · Rumor

Conway-Overly Hurting Grimes’ Fundraising?

June 19th, 2014 · 3 Comments

You think Jack Conway and Sannie Turned A Blind Eye To Harassment Overly aren’t eating into Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes’ fundraising like woah? Here’s the latest email blast begging for cash: CLICK TO ENLARGE If you can’t load the images or are on a slow network, here’s the text: Friend – Sannie and I have [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Election 2015 · Jack Conway

Rand Paul Continues His Embarrassment Streak

June 9th, 2014 · Comments Off

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell portrayed himself Saturday night as the top target of national Democrats in this year’s election, and said “every crazy liberal in America” is contributing to his Kentucky challenger in hopes of dislodging him from the Senate. [H-L] Pedestrians routinely contend with traffic hazards, but crossing the road may be even [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Education · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Jack Conway · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · Stats · The Gays · Wiretapping

Conway Milks Kids & Drugs For All They’re Worth

June 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment

What, you thought Jack Conway wasn’t going to milk this “keep kids off drugs” things for all its worth? He’s got a campaign to run, folks, so of course he is. Here’s his latest column — complete with a photograph: SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS WITH JACK When I was first elected as your Attorney General, I promised [...]

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Tags: Jack Conway · Spotted · Youth

Is W. Keith Hall Still Running Kinda Scared?

June 2nd, 2014 · 3 Comments

President Barack Obama is about to unveil the centerpiece of his agenda to fight climate change, a much anticipated rule to slash the emissions of planet-warming gases from power plants. [H-L] On June 2, the EPA released a proposal that will set the first-ever national carbon pollution standards limits for America’s existing power plants. Find [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Economy · Election 2015 · Environment · George W. Bush · Greg Stumbo · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Iraq · Jack Conway · John Yarmuth · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · The Gays