Mitch McConnell has opened up a five-point lead over Democratic opponent Alison Lundergan Grimes and appears well positioned to win a sixth term, according to the final Bluegrass Poll before Tuesday’s election. McConnell leads Grimes 48 percent to 43 percent in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race, with Libertarian candidate David Patterson pulling 3 percent. [H-L] Appalachian [...]
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October 31st, 2014 · No Comments
Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · First Amendment · Flashback · Health Care · Investigation · Jobs · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Wasted Money
October 30th, 2014 · 1 Comment
Richard Henderson is spending gazillions of dollars on his re-election campaign because of mail pieces like this: CLICK TO ENLARGE CLICK TO ENLARGE All the Henderson-related corruption that that’s all they could come up with.
October 30th, 2014 · 2 Comments
This letter was handed out to Montgomery County School Board members during Tuesday evening’s regularly meeting: Members of the Board, Contrary to the vote of the Board during the August 19th board meeting, removing the contract between Mr. Owsley and Montgomery County AND contrary to the reply of Mr. Powell to the Board stating there [...]
October 29th, 2014 · No Comments
The Secretary of State’s office says there are more than 3.1 million people registered to vote in the general election next week. [H-L] He’s not on the ballot this fall, but Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is launching new ads to help Republicans in key elections across the country. [HuffPo] A state hearing officer has found [...]
October 27th, 2014 · No Comments
The Herald-Leader editorial board had to work hard to come up with a creative way to endorse Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes. It’s a shame it couldn’t have been an easier decision. [H-L] The last U.S. Marines unit and final British combat troops in Afghanistan officially ended their operations on Sunday as they packed up to [...]
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October 27th, 2014 · 9 Comments
Last week the Mt. Sterling Advocate (the newspaper in Montgomery County), ran a gigantic op-ed from Montgomery County Schools superintendent Joshua Powell. To call it was crazy is an understatement. After more than a year of government investigations, audits revealing corruption, lawsuits, audio and video, Powell continues to foam at the mouth about how it’s [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]