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Entries Tagged as 'Senate'

Love Affair With A Big Pipe Gets A Bit Deeper

January 28th, 2015 · No Comments

Here’s Granny Mitch McConnell going on and on about how the Keystone Pipeline is Jesus in the flesh: Amen.

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Tags: Environment · Mitch McConnell · Senate

Tim Conley’s Going To Prison For 7+ Years

January 27th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Fayette Circuit Judge Pamela Goodwine has rejected Steve Nunn’s motion to withdraw his guilty plea in the death of Amanda Ross. [H-L] Next month, a wonky government agency will rule on the fate of the Internet. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is expected to grant a major victory to net neutrality advocates, a stunning turnaround [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Flashback · Health Care · Kentucky Tourism · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate · Taxes · Wiretapping

McConnell Sings Self Praise For Doing His Job

January 27th, 2015 · No Comments

Wanna see Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul pat themselves on the back for pushing a bit of extremism? Here you go: Next up, McConnell will sing his own praises for being able to tie his own shoes.

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Will Daddy Jerry Make Her Run For Governator?

January 26th, 2015 · No Comments

Will Rocky Adkins show up as her running mate or will she stick with her current cakewalk of a job? Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes has announced a rally next week to reveal which office she will seek this year. [H-L] This is sure to make Jack Conway’s highlights fade, gurl. President Barack [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Congress · Discrimination · Education · Election 2015 · Flashback · Gambling · Health Care · Jack Conway · Law Enforcement · Polling · Senate · Stats · Taxes · The Gays · Youth

Now Ed Hart Wants To Get His Money Back

January 16th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Spoiler alert: Ashley Judd wasn’t really surprised that Alison Grimes lost and knew all along Grimes’ campaign was a lost cause. She would have gotten much further because she’s true to herself. Actress and Kentucky native Ashely Judd said this week that she was “shocked and disappointed” that Democratic Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Election 2015 · Health Care · Investigation · Jack Conway · Jobs · Jonathan Miller · Kentucky Business · Kentucky Tourism · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Robert Felner · Senate · Taxes · UofL · Wasted Money · Wiretapping

Papaw Beshear Sure Tells A Good Tale

January 14th, 2015 · Comments Off

Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort set a record for tourists last year. Owned by Sazerac, the distillery had 123,331 visitors in 2014, a 26 percent increase over the previous year, according to the company, which is privately held. [H-L] Here’s a look at how Republicans are pushing stupidity like never before. [HuffPo] Kentucky’s gasoline tax [...]

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Tags: Congress · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Kentucky Tourism · Law Enforcement · Senate · Steve Beshear · Taxes

Sen. Mitch McConnell Opened The 114th Congress

January 8th, 2015 · Comments Off

Here’s Granny Mitch McConnell as he opened the 114th Congress:

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Rand Paul Starts 2015 Teevee Campaign Tour

January 7th, 2015 · Comments Off

Lilbit Randy Paul wasn’t back in Warshington five minutes before he ran off to Greta Van Facelift’s teevee program on Faux:

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Tags: Rand Paul · Senate

The Thirst Is Real, Boys & Girls, It’s Very Real

December 18th, 2014 · 5 Comments

What they really mean is that they didn’t use tranq darts because they wanted the trophy kill. [H-L] Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes is super-thirsty with her latest stunt to get attention. On an issue the entire country already knows about, no less. [HuffPo] If you don’t live in the Louisville media market, here’s a story [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Labor · Law Enforcement · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate · The Gays

Frankfort Is Already Working To Ruin 2015

December 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

A new study says Kentucky’s public school districts pay workers up to 51 percent more for construction projects because of the state’s prevailing wage law, but a divided panel of lawmakers refused to adopt the report during a contentious meeting Tuesday that could set the tone for the upcoming legislative session. [H-L] If there’s one [...]

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