More Crit Luallen for Senate rumors. She’s giving her non-denial smile to reporters these days when asked if she’ll run. And our source with the DSCC stands firm on what they’ve previously told us. We still hear money’s promised (as we reported here last month) and that she’ll receive preferential support.
Several people have told us over the past two weeks that Jack Conway is being readied to run for Jim Bunning’s seat in 2010. Couple this rumor with the fact that Ben Chandler has no desire to leave his cakewalk of a job and some ears are perking up all across the state.
Gov. Mark Warner will be in Louisville on October 30th for a lunchtime fundraiser hosted by Bruce Lunsford and a few others. The fundraiser– which is scheduled to take place at swanky restaurant Proof– will benefit Warner’s bid for U.S. Senate.
Many continue to trumpet stories of Heather French Henry running against Davis in KY-4. Beyond the fact that she’s a working mother and has said she won’t run: We don’t see her being able to escape her husband’s very real legal troubles. Or her own. And she has, you know, absolutely no experience beyond running a museum dedicated to her beauty pageant past.