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Entries Tagged as 'Senate'

Bevin Teabaggers Still Delusional On Cockfighting

April 17th, 2014 · No Comments

Just how delusional are the Matt Bevin teabaggers? Get a load of this: CLICK TO ENLARGE Embry is the guy who signed filing papers for cockfighting defender Craig Davis but was ineligible to do so. And he’s one of Bevin’s biggest supporters. That’s how Bevin’s campaign is handling the cockfighting mess.

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Tags: Embarrassing · Senate · Spotted

Ethics Will Never Be A Big Thing In Frankfort

April 15th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Sorry, we won’t be reading anything with “Jim Gooch” and “panties” in it because we don’t want to die of heart attacks or choke to death on vomit. [TERRIFYING] Of course Greg Stumbo is defending his handling of the ethics mess in Frankfort. He’s afraid of being put under the microscope himself. [H-L] Maryland Gov. [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Environment · FEAR! · Greg Stumbo · Hypocrisy · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Wiretapping · Youth

Barr’s Opponent Actually Running As A Democrat

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments

Several bills looked like slam dunks going into the 2014 General Assembly in January, with bipartisan support and advocacy groups rallying behind them. [John Cheves] Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Sunday said that America “can’t invite the whole world” to enter the country, no matter how much some immigrants may love the U.S. [HuffPo] No, [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Health Care · Immigration · Kentucky Business · Mainstream · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · Rand Paul · Senate · Takin yer guns!

Matt Bevin Is A Shoe-In To Win The May Primary

April 11th, 2014 · No Comments

Matt Bevin went to a barbershop in Bowling Green. Just look at the huge crowd he drew: LOOK AT THAT CROWD SO MANY PEOPLE That includes three out-of-state staffers who can’t vote for him and a few employees of the shop. That’ll definitely push him over the edge in May. Holding events with five people. [...]

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Tags: Humor · Senate · Spotted

McConnell’s Efforts Almost As Empty As Grimes’

April 11th, 2014 · No Comments

Alison Grimes may be a gigantic hypocrite when it comes to standing up for women because her actions speak louder than her empty words. Empty words crafted by Jonathan Hurst and spread by her angry spokesperson. But Mitch McConnell thinks THIS is the solution to helping women in the United States? Please.

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Mitch McConnell · Senate

Alison Grimes Got Both Feet Stuck In Her Mouth

April 10th, 2014 · 1 Comment

A judge has overruled Midway College’s motion to seal the entire public record of a lawsuit filed by seven former employees who claim that the school breached their contracts and committed age discrimination by terminating them last fall. [H-L] Out of 50 governors and 100 U.S. senators, not a single one has announced support for [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Budget · Corruption · Discrimination · Hypocrisy · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · Senate · The Gays

Rand Paul Is Still In A Weird Benghazi Hangover

April 9th, 2014 · No Comments

Here’s Rand Paul questioning Secretary John Kerry at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee yesterday: BENGHAZZZZZZZZZI!!!!1! Can’t wait to see how much money the man wastes running for president. Maybe his campaign will spend a pretty penny advertising here so we can continue to poke fun at him.

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Tags: Rand Paul · Senate

Grimes’s Sad Hypocrisy On Supporting Women

April 9th, 2014 · No Comments

Alison Grimes’ campaign loves to claim she’s a “staunch advocate for women” — like in this fundraising email blast touting an event with singer Carole King and Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley, former chair of the Democratic Governors Association: CLICK TO ENLARGE But she refuses to speak about her campaign team’s involvement in serious cases of [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Discrimination · Hypocrisy · Senate

Scandal Central UofL Still Does Amazing Things

April 9th, 2014 · No Comments

And down the stretch they come. There are only six weeks left until the May 20 primary between Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Republican challenger Matt Bevin. [Sam Youngman] U.S. childhood obesity rates have increased over the past 14 years, according to a study published on Monday, casting doubt on a recent analysis by [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Corruption · Economy · Election 2015 · Environment · Health Care · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Poverty · Senate · Stats · UofL · Youth

How Much Fun Will Rand Paul’s Campaign Be?

April 8th, 2014 · No Comments

The bad political blood between Jackson County’s top administrator and its sheriff took another turn Monday with a federal lawsuit seeking more than $5 million. [H-L] Dan Backer, the lead lawyer behind a landmark case that further opened the campaign finance floodgates, conceded in an interview with HuffPost Live that money is not, in fact, [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Corruption · Environment · Hypocrisy · KY-1 · Military · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · Wasted Money