Saturday Aug 2
Comer announces governor's bid
Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer declared his entry into the gubernatorial race at this year's 134th Fancy Farm Picnic in western Kentucky Saturday.
Ky. Supreme Court Justice Will T. Scott says he's being encouraged to run for governor
Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Will T. Scott of Pikeville said Thursday he was being encouraged to run for governor next year but has not decided whether to enter the race.
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.