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Entries Tagged as 'Trey Grayson'

Is The Mainstream Lazy On The Pension Mess?

June 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

A new program from the federal Department of Agriculture could help launch more creative, innovative and collaborative conservation efforts in Kentucky, according to Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack. [H-L] There’s no war on coal but there IS a war on coal miners. And it’s backed by organizations like the Kentucky Coal Association and Bill Bissett. [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · Hypocrisy · Immigration · Jobs · Kentucky Business · Labor · Law Enforcement · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Taxes · Trey Grayson · Youth

Can’t Escape The Primary, Feels Like A Hangover

May 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off

Eating crow is never fun but that’s what Jake is doing. Help him get things squared away? If you get something out of this content, consider doing so in order to ensure that it continues. [Click Here For Details] Zip lines, a popular amusement that can send people speeding high above the ground, are not [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Takin yer guns! · The Gays · Trey Grayson

Democrats Tried To Buy Ed Marksberry Out

September 23rd, 2013 · 3 Comments

Eight months after this tiny Appalachian town took a stand against gay-based discrimination, it’s basking in a flurry of attention and even an infusion of much-needed cash. All that hoopla has its openly gay mayor dreaming of reviving a place that had long seemed past its prime. [H-L] President Barack Obama continued to hammer congressional [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Flashback · Health Care · Hypocrisy · KDP · Kentucky Business · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · The Gays · Trey Grayson

Jack Conway Is Suddenly An Education Expert

June 20th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Yep, you can thank your “new” cable company for that one. Can you imagine if it was a Wildcats game? A test emergency message on Lexington’s WTVQ-TV (Channel 36) interrupted the final moments in Tuesday night’s coverage of the NBA Finals. [H-L] The New York Times leaves industry disclosure out of op-ed celebrating broadband mediocrity. [...]

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Tags: DSCC · Gambling · Jack Conway · KDP · Kentucky Business · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Special Election · Trey Grayson · Wiretapping

Kentucky Once Again Ranks At The Very Bottom

September 5th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Trey Grayson, the former Kentucky secretary of state and Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2010, is running a political action committee formed by former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords that will try to elect Democrats who want to work with Republicans. [C-J/AKN] Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted announced Tuesday that the state would [...]

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Tags: Eastern Kentucky · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Immigration · Military · Presidential Race · Stats · The Gays · Trey Grayson

How Much Is That In Ameros, Dear Teabaggers?

April 9th, 2012 · Comments Off

What would you do if your home, place of employment and entire community were wiped off the face of the earth by a tornado? Recovery in Eastern Kentucky will take a long time and only the Red Cross remains on the ground supporting the people who most need it. [Click Here To Give] The people [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Congress · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Flashback · Gambling · Giving Back · KY-4 · Law Enforcement · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Trey Grayson

You’re Probably Hungry For More Cornbread

January 18th, 2012 · Comments Off

It’s time for another Cornbread crumb! Here’s the excerpt: In the field cutting out males, Jimmy Bickett and Garland Russell were caught by Sheriff Jackie Wimsett, who arrested them and hauled them off to the Nelson County jail. They made bond that afternoon. As soon as they were released, Russell and Bickett went straight back [...]

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Tags: Flashback · Kentucky Business · Trey Grayson

Grayson Accidentally Resurrected For A Few Hours

January 3rd, 2012 · Comments Off

Ruh ro. For a few hours today, releases came from Secretary of State Alison Grimes’ office looking like this: Only to be changed to this a bit later: Caused several jokes to start floating around Frankfort and none of them were at Grimes’ expense. The best? Alison had to clean so much up in her [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Election 2011 · Flashback · Humor · Trey Grayson

New KRS Screw-Up Causes Another Headache

August 18th, 2011 · 3 Comments

It’s terribly sad that Steve Beshear’s campaign folks thought it would be appropriate to take an ad promoting the silly Ark Park (seriously – campaign ads pandering to those folks) to a Jewish fundraiser. Can you imagine? That’s how disconnected from reality that campaign is – and they have a Jewish running mate. HEAD – [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Contest · Economy · Election 2011 · Humor · Jack Conway · John Yarmuth · Kentucky Tourism · Richie Farmer · RPK · Steve Beshear · The Gays · Trey Grayson

Sorry, KDP, But Furloughs Aren’t Off The Table

June 13th, 2011 · Comments Off

For the 41st day in a row Republican Party of Kentucky Chairman Steve Robertson questioned Jack Conway: “We are as tired of asking these questions as Jack Conway must be of dodging them,” said Robertson. “At this point, every day of this campaign becomes a historical marker in the final days of Jack Conway’s tenure [...]

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Tags: Budget · Economy · Education · Election 2011 · Gambling · Health Care · Jack Conway · Takin yer guns! · Trey Grayson