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Entries Tagged as 'John Yarmuth'

Rep. Yarmuth Calls Again For Raising The Wage

August 13th, 2014 · No Comments

If you missed it like most people, Congressman John Yarmuth was on the teevee saying Congress needs to raise the minimum wage:

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Tags: Congress · Economy · Jobs · John Yarmuth

Coursey Will Have A Tough Time At Fancy Farm

August 1st, 2014 · Comments Off

It appears that Brian Linder might be one of the dumbest people in Frankfort. And that’s saying a lot. [H-L] Republican senators blocked an election-year bill Wednesday to limit tax breaks for U.S. companies that move operations overseas. The bill would have prohibited companies from deducting expenses related to moving their operations to a foreign [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Environment · Greg Fischer · Greg Stumbo · Immigration · John Yarmuth · Journalism · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Rand Paul · Senate · Taxes · Veterans · Wasted Money · Youth

Rep. John Yarmuth On Utility Rate Increases

August 1st, 2014 · Comments Off

Here’s John Yarmuth questioning Federal Energy Regulatory Commission members about utility rates:

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Tags: Congress · John Yarmuth · Spotted

Rep. John Yarmuth On Boosting The Middle Class

July 31st, 2014 · Comments Off

It’s an election year and Democrats need help. So here’s John Yarmuth on the teevee promoting the Democrats’ “plan” to boost the middle class:

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Tags: Congress · Economy · John Yarmuth

John Yarmuth Will Again Win In A Landslide

July 30th, 2014 · Comments Off

Fayette County Public Schools should try to help schools that can’t raise as much money as other schools and don’t have as much in their activity funds, board member Doug Barnett said during Monday night’s school board meeting. [H-L] When Bill Clinton ran for president in 1992, he admitted that he had “experimented with marijuana,” [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Congress · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Immigration · Investigation · John Yarmuth · Journalism · KY-3 · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Senate · Youth

Congressman Yarmuth On The GOP Poverty Push

July 25th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Rep. John Yarmuth is not having the Republican Party’s nonsense on poverty: If John were a drag queen, he would have already snatched a weave off somebody’s head.

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Tags: Congress · John Yarmuth · Poverty

Hate Mountaintop Removal? Watch This Video

July 24th, 2014 · 4 Comments

If you hate Mountaintop Removal, watch this hearing with John Yarmuth: Displaying a bottle of contaminated water from the well of the Urias family in Eastern Kentucky, Yarmuth questioned Dr. Matthew Wasson, director of programs for Appalachian Voices, about the need for such a study. The hearing took place in the House Committee on Energy [...]

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Tags: Congress · Environment · John Yarmuth

Rand Paul Spreads Immigration Misinformation

July 22nd, 2014 · 1 Comment

Rand Paul says one thing: Fort Knox could be on a list of places to be used as a location to house immigrant children who have been detained at the border. After comments at the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce business summit Monday, Paul’s office released statements regarding the matter. Paul’s state communications director Dan Bayens [...]

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Tags: Immigration · John Yarmuth · Rand Paul

Does Jensen Have What It Takes To Beat Barr?

July 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

A federal judge has ruled that a former Barren County Sheriff’s deputy violated the constitutional rights of a man under arrest. [H-L] Lawmakers have been eating unemployed people’s lunch right and left this year. On Tuesday, the House of Representatives took another bite, approving a federal highway funding bill with a cost-cutting provision that had [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Congress · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Health Care · Immigration · John Yarmuth · Law Enforcement · Polling

Rep. John Yarmuth Says Fix Our Roads & Bridges

July 16th, 2014 · Comments Off

Congressman John Yarmuth says the countries roads and bridges need to be fixed now:

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Tags: Congress · John Yarmuth