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Entries Tagged as 'KDP'

Democratic Hypocrisy Still Runs Rampant In KY

April 16th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Here are the House Democrats complaining about Republicans having a fancy dinner: CLICK TO ENLARGE EMAIL BLAST Seems like it was just yesterday when Greg Stumbo gaveled the House to break so he and his leadership friends could attend a Bill Clinton fundraiser in Louisville. Interesting how that hypocrisy works.

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Tags: Hypocrisy · KDP · RPK

The KDP Has Been Eerily Silent On Harassment

April 15th, 2014 · No Comments

Stung by criticism over its handling of sexual harassment allegations, the Kentucky House voted Monday to strengthen and diversify the Legislative Ethics Commission, which is supposed to police lawmakers’ conduct. [John Cheves] Attorney General Eric Holder is “cautiously optimistic” about how things are going in Washington state and Colorado following the legalization and state regulation [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Humor · Journalism · KDP · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Steve Beshear · The Gays

Hoover On Harassment, Silent On What He knows

April 15th, 2014 · No Comments

Here’s Jeff Hoover hollering about the Democrats’ piss-poor handling of the sexual harassment nightmare that’s taken over Frankfort: Sadly, Hoover’s also to blame. He’s not revealing publicly what he knows. And he knows quite a bit.

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Tags: Corruption · Discrimination · Hypocrisy · KDP · RPK

McConnell On The Democratic Party’s Harassment

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments

For maybe the first time ever, we agree completely with what Mitch McConnell has to say about sexual harassment: Hell has frozen over.

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Tags: Frustration · KDP · Mitch McConnell

KDP Lending Itself To More & More Division

April 9th, 2014 · No Comments

Of course the Kentucky Democratic (Republican) Party is still attempting to give credit to Steve Beshear for the work actually done by President Barack Obama: FROM TWITTER Heaven forbid white establishment Democrats in Kentucky ever give credit to a black man for hard work. You think it’s not that simple? You probably live a life [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Health Care · KDP · Steve Beshear

Pendleton’s Old Talking Points Still In Use Today

March 21st, 2014 · Comments Off

t’s no secret that we maintain a massive archive of information. Research files, news articles, thousands of videos, notes, minutes, yadda yadda. So when we ran across this letter sent to the Herald-Leader by Joey Pendleton? We just had to share it. October 31, 2005 Monday GOP using former Democrat; PARTY’S CONSERVATIVE VALUES DIDN’T CHANGE; [...]

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Tags: Flashback · KDP

Democrats’ McConnell Misinfo Campaign Fail?

March 21st, 2014 · Comments Off

Let’s get one thing clear: Mitch McConnell has enough history that no one ever has to resort to stretching the truth. So we were surprised to see Alison Grimes’ people and other Democratic activists start rolling out a talking point this week that essentially suggests Mitch McConnell was pro-choice or soft on abortion when he [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Flashback · KDP · Mitch McConnell · Senate

It’s The LRC’s Regular ‘Frankfort Week In Review’

January 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

The Legislative Research Commission’s Scott Payton does a weekly round-up that is probably worth taking a look at if you need to kill some time. …. Let met have audience for a word or two … about this fair Assembly. So said the Bard, in another context but it still applies. For the next three [...]

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Tags: Budget · Economy · Environment · Greg Fischer · Health Care · KDP · RPK · Steve Beshear · Taxes

Jake’s Silly Thoughts On Marksberry Madness

January 10th, 2014 · 1 Comment

On Twitter, where everything important happens, Phillip Bailey had the audacity to suggest what I (this is Jake writing this thing on a tiny cell phone screen) have to say matters and/or is read by a lot of important people. While I appreciate his sentiment, he’s also probably just daydreaming or sleep-tweeting if he thinks [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · KDP · Mainstream · Senate

Opponent Says Grimes Crew Tried To Pay Him Off

January 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Kentuckians are no stranger to political corruption and vote-buying. Everyone in the Commonwealth gives an eye roll to news of money changing hands to get such-n-such candidate out of whatever race they’re in – because it’s everyday, it’s political reality. What’s not everyday is when a candidate for U.S. Senate comes forward to admit his [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Flashback · KDP · Mitch McConnell · Senate