More Kentucky Articles

  • Gaffe Watch: Alison Lundergan Grimes explains how Israel's Iron Dome protects against Hamas tunnels

    Alison Lundergan Grimes, the Kentucky Democrat challenging Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for reelection, told reporters that Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system prevents Hamas militants from tunneling into the Jewish state.

  • New campaign ad hits Mitch McConnell on 'not my job' comment

    A new Alison Lundergan Grimes campaign ad hits Sen. Mitch McConnell on his 'not my job' comment earlier this year. The ad is part of a six-figure, statewide buy.

  • Project at Ky. coal plant to catch carbon dioxide

    HARRODSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Political leaders and researchers say a new project to capture carbon dioxide at a central Kentucky power plant is a crucial step to continue burning coal for electricity in a time of tougher environmental regulations. The $19.5 million testing facility under...

  • No public hearings in Kentucky on new EPA rule

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency will not host public hearings in Kentucky on its proposed new emission standards, despite a plea from the state's senior U.S. senator. EPA's closest public hearing will be in an Atlanta federal building on July 29 and 30 - about a...

  • VIDEO: Fresh attack ads released in Kentucky Senate race

    A pro-Mitch McConnell group and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes released attack ads Tuesday highlighting how each candidate has dodged questions from Kentucky residents and the media.

  • VIDEO: Anthony Foxx takes transportation funding fight to Kentucky

    Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx took his fight for the Highway Trust Fund to Kentucky on Wednesday. Joined by Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, the pair laid out a grim future for the Bluegrass State should the Highway Trust Fund run out of money in August as projected.



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