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Entries Tagged as 'Wasted Money'

Rep. Will Coursey Gets Dumber By The Minute

October 24th, 2014 · No Comments

Hedge funds and other alternative investments are the only assets currently gaining value for the Kentucky Retirement Systems, however controversial they might be otherwise. [John Cheves] America has been doing income taxes wrong for more than 50 years. [HuffPo] Bullitt County Judge-Executive Melanie Roberts takes her time when speaking about her eight years in office, [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · FEAR! · Greg Fischer · Health Care · KDP · Poverty · Taxes · Wasted Money

Dumb U.S. Senate Race: Great For Bourbon Sales

October 23rd, 2014 · No Comments

No one rises as Circuit Judge Steven Combs enters his courtroom. [H-L] All of these maps about drug use make Kentucky look pretty terrible. [HuffPo] In just over the two-year minimum it takes to age straight bourbon, the number of Kentucky distilleries has tripled, according to a economic impact survey released Tuesday. Bourbon is way [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · FEAR! · Health Care · Kentucky Business · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Stats · Taxes · Wasted Money

Cockfight Admission Is Probably Not Included

October 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

Richard Henderson was out honeyin and darlinin everyone in Mt. Sterling yesterday as he passed these flyers out: CLICK TO ENLARGE Gotta bribe people with food.

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Tags: KDP · Spotted · Wasted Money

Campaigning, How Does It Work? HEAD – DESK

October 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

What the hell is she even talking about? Is the Grimes Campaign smoking spice or whatever? Why the living piss are they spending money on THAT?! It’s like claiming she can stop tolls in Louisville. Please. Mitch McConnell has a MOUNTAIN of awfulness. And that’s what they decided to spend money on this late in [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Wasted Money

Heiner PAC Hits Richard Henderson… With Obama

October 21st, 2014 · 1 Comment

Did you know? Richard Henderson is the same as Bablack Oblackma! Get a load of the latest direct mail piece from Hal Heiner’s PAC (the one he’s raising money for while meeting with the very candidates the PAC is supporting… and soliciting gubernatorial support at the same time): CLICK TO ENLARGE CLICK TO ENLARGE It’s [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · FEAR! · Wasted Money

Senate Fatigue Got You Down? It’s Almost Over!

October 17th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton joined more than 4,000 of Alison Lundergan Grimes’ supporters for a rally Wednesday night as Democrats were eager to rebut the narrative that Grimes’ campaign was struggling down the stretch in her U.S. Senate race against incumbent Mitch McConnell. [H-L] You can thank Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes and Mitch [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Law Enforcement · Military · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Wasted Money · Wiretapping

Big Theft Allegations Plague Republican Jessamine Judge-Executive Candidate, Police Reports Included

October 13th, 2014 · No Comments

Stop the dying newspaper presses — shenanigans aren’t unique to Democrats in Jessamine County. By now it’s no secret that Kevin Corman, the Democratic sheriff, has a bit of a mess on his hands. But what has flown under the radar is a financial scandal involving David West, a Republican running for Jessamine County Judge-Executive. [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Flashback · Law Enforcement · Spotted · Wasted Money

Breathitt County Is Basically A Giant, Hot Mess

October 10th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Fascinating to see WKYT finally get interested in the Joshua Powell mess. Unfortunately, the station continues a string of lazy, unoriginal reporting in Lexington by not only using our footage (hello? you can see our logo on screen for a moment) but not bothering to provide proper attribution. That’s effectively plagiarism and the station has [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Elaine Chao · Hypocrisy · Law Enforcement · Mainstream Mistake · Military · RPK · Taxes · Wasted Money

The Stumbo Crew Is Mad About Coal Money

October 10th, 2014 · Comments Off

Lexington is likely to join a growing number of Kentucky communities in banning electronic cigarettes in most indoor workplaces. [H-L] In a recent campaign ad for Republican Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky woman tells of how the U.S. Senate’s minority leader fought to help get her daughter back from war-torn West Africa in a custody battle [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Health Care · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Steve Beshear · The Gays · Wasted Money

Ark Parkers Are Losing Their Minds This Week

October 9th, 2014 · Comments Off

A controversial plan to award $18 million in state tax incentives to a religious-themed amusement park that plans to feature a life-sized Noah’s Ark in Grant County could be in jeopardy because of potential hiring discrimination. [H-L] 21 numbers that explain why the time to address climate change is right now. Or maybe yesterday. [HuffPo] [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Iraq · Law Enforcement · Military · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Senate · Wasted Money