By Charlie Spiering | 03/14/14 11:41 AM
"The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart had a lot of fun with Sen. Mitch McConnell's b-roll video footage released by his campaign this week. Stewart admitted Thursday that he was in a terrible mood until the clip came into his life, and shared some of his favorite mashups of the footage with...
By Steve Doty | 03/13/14 04:15 PM
In an email obtained by the Washington Examiner, friends of Conlon & Dunn Public Strategies, a public affairs firm based in Chicago, are invited to an event March 20 to donate to Grimes' campaign.
By Associated Press | 03/13/14 10:03 AM
Lt. Garlin Murl Conner left the U.S. Army as the second-most decorated soldier during World War II, earning four Silver Stars, four Bronze Stars, seven Purple Hearts and the Distinguished Service Cross for his actions during 28 straight months in combat.
By Associated Press | 03/13/14 08:48 AM
Republicans seeking to take over the House for the first time in nearly 100 years plan a vote that would force Democrats to register their support of President Obama's signature health care law.
03/11/14 01:45 PM
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's motor fuels tax would rise under a revenue bill that has cleared a House committee. The higher tax rate would help finance transportation projects statewide. Under the bill approved Tuesday, the tax at the pump would increase 1.5 cents a gallon above the...
By Star Parker | 03/07/14 11:31 AM
It's with mixed reviews that the Tea Party is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its emergence onto the nation's political scene.
03/06/14 01:15 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky transportation officials are suing the crew of a cargo ship that struck and collapsed part of a bridge, causing millions in damage and diverting traffic for four months. The state Transportation Cabinet says in a lawsuit moved to federal court this week that it...
By Brett Barrouquere | 03/04/14 10:28 AM
Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear said Tuesday that the state will hire outside attorneys to appeal a judge's decision granting legal recognition to same-sex couples married in other states and countries after the attorney general announced that he would not pursue the case further.
By Rebecca Berg | 02/28/14 01:54 PM
LOUISVILLE -- When Alison Lundergan Grimes introduced former President Bill Clinton to a crowd of 1,200 Democrats at a recent event in Kentucky, she described him effusively as “a friend, a mentor, an adviser.” As Grimes looks to energize Democrats in her Senate campaign, Clinton is...
02/27/14 05:44 PM
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Legal Newsline) — A measure introduced in the Kentucky legislature earlier this month that targets so-called “patent trolls” has cleared the Senate. Westerfield The legislation, Senate Bill 116, passed 31-7 Tuesday. It was sent to the House Judiciary Committee...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/26/14 12:41 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., thinks Democrats should be embarrassed to be seen with former President Clinton because of his history of mistreating women. "It's really an issue about whether or not you want him as a role model or you want him as a leader in your party," Paul said on Fox News on...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/26/14 11:06 AM
If there was any doubt about former President Bill Clinton's pull as a surrogate on the campaign trail, just follow the money.
By David M. Drucker | 02/26/14 05:09 AM
The political credibility of some prominent Tea Party groups is being questioned in the wake of revelations that their star Senate candidate, Kentucky businessman Matt Bevin, supported the 2008 government bailout of the financial sector. Bevin is challenging Senate Minority Leader Mitch...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/25/14 03:35 PM
When former President Bill Clinton traveled to Kentucky Tuesday to vouch for Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes, he wasn't shy about admitting that his appearance was, in part, a favor for an old friend.
02/24/14 06:30 PM
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A bill passed by the Kentucky Senate on Monday would exempt home care workers from the state's seven-day overtime law. Under current Kentucky law, if an in-home caregiver works for seven consecutive days, the employer must pay time and a half on the seventh day. Bill...
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