The latest numbers are in and the most current Bluegrass Poll has Mitch McConnell regaining a narrow lead over Alison Lundergan Grimes. [WHAS11] Last year, long-time Lexington politician Kathy Stein stepped down from the state Senate to fill a vacant judgeship in Fayette County Family Court. One year later, she will fight for that seat [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Jack Conway'
October 21st, 2014 · 1 Comment
Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Discrimination · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · George W. Bush · Jack Conway · Kentucky Business · Labor · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Senate · The Gays
October 16th, 2014 · No Comments
A Kentucky law banning election-day campaigning near polling places was struck down Tuesday by a federal judge, who ruled the 300-foot buffer impedes free speech by reaching private homes and yards. [H-L] In a new report laying bare the runarounds and hopelessness distressed student loan borrowers are treated to by lenders and loan servicers, a [...]
September 24th, 2014 · 2 Comments
If you don’t watch One to One with Bill Goodman on KET, you’re really missing out. He always has electeds and candidates on his program and he occasionally gets some interesting answers. Some highlights from a recent Jack Conway appearance: Hal Heiner: Jamie Comer: Be sure to check out the full episodes and others at [...]
September 8th, 2014 · 1 Comment
Wanna see Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes and Jerry Lundergan throw each other under the bus?Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes’ oft-discussed campaign bus was nowhere to be found at the Roots and Heritage parade in Lexington on Saturday. [Sam Youngman] The race for control of the U.S. Senate remains very much in doubt, coming [...]
Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Environment · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Immigration · Jack Conway · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Rand Paul · Senate · Steve Beshear
September 2nd, 2014 · 1 Comment
Alison Grimes is getting hammered pretty hard in Eastern Kentucky and Jack Conway needs to rebuild his support base there for the gubernatorial election. So what happens? This: WHO: First Lady Jane Beshear and Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway WHAT: will have a ceremonial check presentation at Pathways Inc., a facility that received a KY [...]
August 26th, 2014 · 1 Comment
It’s like they pose for these photos knowing there’ll be a caption contest: CLICK FOR ORIGINAL Make it funny or else!
August 21st, 2014 · Comments Off
There’s still hundreds of millions being flushed down the toilet each year, so this is a paltry sum. Kentucky Retirement Systems will get $23 million from Bank of America’s $16.65 billion national settlement with the federal government over accusations that the bank improperly dumped “toxic” mortgage-backed securities on the market, helping fuel the economic recession [...]
Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Hal Rogers · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · Journalism · KDP · Poverty · Stats · Steve Beshear · Takin yer guns! · Wasted Money
August 18th, 2014 · 1 Comment
Jack Conway rarely sends out press releases that don’t have something to do with a prosecution or legal settlement he’s signed onto. Unless he’s running for office. Since Jack’s running for governor in 2015, he’s back to promoting himself and pandering with children. His office sent out a press release this morning touting a human [...]
August 14th, 2014 · Comments Off
Thanks to an awful, horrible reader for sending this photo in well before 8:00 A.M. today. But check it out. Oh, the irony of Jack Conway wearing a Kentucky Proud logo in all of his teevee schmoozing: CLICK TO ENLARGE Added bonus: This guy is in the background. Because he’s running for governator, Jack tweeted [...]
August 13th, 2014 · 3 Comments
A year ago we were rehashing a Jack Conway story. FLASHBACK TIME So let’s do it again. Because he wants to be your governator now that he’s sold out to the good old boys.