Thursday Jul 17
The New Political Pornography: The Democratic Gerrymandering of Kentucky
Over the past couple of years, I've enjoyed reading fantasy House redistricting scenarios from DK users such as GoUBears and Stephen Wolf .
Fundraising going well for Barr
Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr has topped his 2012 fundraising efforts after raising $326,066 in this year's second quarter, according to figures reported by his campaign Tuesday.
Heiner loans $4M to his own campaign
Republican Hal Heiner loaned $4 million to his campaign for governor during the second quarter of this year, according to his campaign manager Joe Burgan.
The Hall of Fame and Dead Kentucky Lawyers
It was a session of the Kentucky Bar Association, but it felt like a wake. A reasonably large crowd came to hear about the downbeat topic of attorney suicides.
Conway endorsed by Yarmuth, Ford, Luallen
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Conway has picked up endorsements from Kentucky's only Democratic congressman and two one-time statewide officeholders - former Sen. Wendell Ford and former state Auditor Crit Luallen.