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Entries Tagged as 'David Williams'

Frankfort Screwing Around With Everything Good

January 20th, 2012 · 1 Comment

What, you thought Frankfort would actually resolve the redistricting mess today? HAHA, nope, they adjourned super-early today until 4:00 P.M. on Monday. [Frankfort Shenanigans] Greg Fischer is getting his butt handed to him by Ed Hart and Bruce Lunsford at the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance. It’s a real shame Fischer and Jennifer Moore are [...]

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Tags: Bruce Lunsford · Campaign Finance · Corruption · David Williams · Eastern Kentucky · Greg Fischer · Greg Stumbo · KY-2 · Poverty · Presidential Race · Steve Beshear · Taxes

Primary Election 2011 – The Final Results

May 17th, 2011 · 8 Comments

Liquor stores are opening back up across the Commonwealth and vote totals are rolling in for statewide constitutional primary elections. 99% reporting at 9:19. We’ll update this post throughout the evening. GUBERNATORIAL RACE – Republican winner faces incumbent Steve Beshear and running mate Jerry Abramson Williams – Farmer – 48% – 68,502 – definite winner [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · David L. Williams · David Williams · Election 2011 · Richie Farmer · Todd Hollenbach

Williams-Farmer Raking In The Campaign Cash

January 5th, 2011 · Comments Off

Huh. Guess my sources were right for a change. The gubernatorial campaign of David Williams and Richie Farmer will report raising $753,196.39 as of December 31, 2010, a blockbuster total that proves the ticket’s strength as Republicans nationally look to defeat the only Democrat incumbent governor on the ballot in 2011. The campaign’s year-end report [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · David Williams · Election 2011 · Richie Farmer

Mongiardo Leaving His Hidey Hole In Frankfort

September 2nd, 2010 · 10 Comments

The latest SurveyUSA data indicate that John Yarmuth leads Republican opponent Todd Lally 47 to 45. Maybe some day the Kentucky Democratic Party will wake up? Not holding my breath. [The 'Ville Voice] An internal poll shows David Williams and Richie Farmer lead Steve Beshear and Jerry Abramson 48 to 44. [Williams-Mustache] Oh, wait, Ryan [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · College Sports · Congress · Dan Mongiardo · David L. Williams · David Williams · Election 2011 · Hypocrisy · John Yarmuth · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · KY-3 · Military · Richie Farmer · Senate · Steve Beshear · Taxes

12-Year-Old Girls Use The Twitter All The Time

July 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

You should help me provide kids in rural Kentucky with some books. It’ll change their lives and improve their education. And you don’t have to agree with me political in order to help or offer suggestions. You just have to care about the future of Kentucky’s youth. [Page One] Everybody is being so mean to [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · College Sports · David Williams · Economy · Education · First Amendment · Giving Back · Greg Stumbo · Humor · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · Jobs · Kentucky Tourism · Rand Paul · Senate · UofL

Thursday Morning Dept of Tiring Of Canada on TV

February 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment

The gays were all over the place in Frankfort yesterday and they flat-out terrified Gary Tapp. It’s a shame leaders like Greg Stumbo and homophobe Larry Clark don’t do more to push equality in the Commonwealth. [Bluegrass Politics] Some lady named Joe Sonka went to a mayoral forum in Lexington last night. Jim Newberry was [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Ben Chandler · Corruption · Dan Mongiardo · David Williams · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Environment · Greg Stumbo · Jack Conway · Kentucky Business · Mainstream Mistake · Rand Paul · Senate · Taxes · The Gays · Trey Grayson · Youth

Keith Hall Blames David Williams & More

September 8th, 2009 · Comments Off

Keith Hall, the man likely behind the corrupt change in state law to help water board commissioners/line his pockets, is blaming David Williams for the change in legislation. Despite, of course, the fact that both Greg Stumbo and David Williams say the measure did not come from the State Senate. And Greg Stumbo has already [...]

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Tags: Corruption · David Williams · Eastern Kentucky · Flashback · Greg Stumbo

No Internets in the Hills, So Here Goes

May 18th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Jake’s still off in the land of no Internets. Really. There are places, right here in the Bluegrass State, where it’s not possible to reel in an online connection. So here’s some stuff that’s going on while he’s gone… Yes, He Really Said That: Take a look at the transcript from Mitch McConnell’s appearance on [...]

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Tags: David Williams · Greg Stumbo · Jim Bunning · Mitch McConnell · Steve Henry · Taxes · UofL

Stumbo Lied During Town Hall Forum

May 8th, 2009 · 7 Comments

During a town hall forum with David Williams, Greg Stumbo told two glaring lies. The first, that he actually lives in the home at Stonecrest Golf Course in Prestonsburg: One of the first topics both men took on was coal mining, particularly the growing controversies over surface mining and the use of coal to create [...]

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Tags: David Williams · Eastern Kentucky · Environment · Greg Stumbo · Hypocrisy

Wednesday Dept of Not Getting New Jobs

May 6th, 2009 · 10 Comments

Happy LOST day. Here’s some stuff to read while you think about the terrible climate for business in Kentucky. Today Governor Steve Beshear announced that the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet would install crossover cable barriers at the site of 12 crossover collisions on I-75 in Rockcastle. The $1.25 million for 9.1 miles of median cable will [...]

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Tags: David Williams · Economy · Greg Stumbo · Investigation · Jack Conway · Jim Bunning · Jobs · Senate · Spotted · Steve Beshear