Richard Moloney, an independent candidate in Tuesday’s special election in Lexington for the state Senate, questions the trustworthiness of his Democratic opponent, Reginald Thomas, in a mailer sent to voters this week. Every person in the race seems like a shyster.[Bluegrass Politics] Many governments are woefully unprepared for an epidemic of dementia currently affecting 44 [...]
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December 6th, 2013 · No Comments
December 2nd, 2013 · No Comments
Remember Troy Brooks? According to the Secretary of State, he withdrew today. Wonder why?
November 26th, 2013 · No Comments
Take a look at this guy, Troy Brooks, running as a Republican in the 32nd State Senate district: Republican Troy Brooks of Bowling Green announced Monday his intention to mount a primary challenge to Sen. Mike Wilson, R-Bowling Green. Brooks, who is a senior consultant at a human resources firm, told Pure Politics in a [...]
November 12th, 2013 · No Comments
Who brain robbed Joe Gerth? Who robbed him of the ability to think logically about politics? (Not that there’s anything logical about politics) And that’s where Comer’s biggest problem lies. It’s unclear if he — or any candidate — can raise the money from contributors to fund what would essentially be a year-and-a-half primary election [...]
November 5th, 2013 · No Comments
This month the State House Republicrats focus on eminent domain, local option sales tax and blah blah blah:
October 30th, 2013 · No Comments
If you’re a state legislator who has been accused with regularity of being a bigot, shouldn’t you try hard to avoid publishing images like this to your public feed? Probably.
October 8th, 2013 · No Comments
At the end of the month, State House Republicrats released a fancy video update. All kinds of talk about local option sales taxes, alcohol sales and the Kentucky State Police budget, which legislators need to stop ignoring:
September 26th, 2013 · No Comments
Changes to federal black lung rules are expected to make it easier for coal miners and their families to obtain benefits. [H-L] A tragic milestone was reached last year, when 185 active-duty Army soldiers died by suicide, surpassing the 176 soldiers killed in battle in Afghanistan that year. The Army’s annual death toll from suicide [...]
September 5th, 2013 · No Comments
Reeeechie Farmer is not going to play tonight, coach. But he might go to prison for a couple years. [H-L] The premiums for coverage available on the health insurance exchanges created by President Barack Obama’s health care reform law will vary widely from state to state, according to a new Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation [...]
August 29th, 2013 · No Comments
This month the State House Republicrats hollered on video about redistricting: No mention of the Democratic sexytime scandals.