It could be a record turnout for candidate filings for Kentucky’s 2010 primaries.
Three weeks into the filing period for next year’s primary elections, the Kentucky Secretary of State’s office has seen hundreds of registrations from candidates.
After Bruce Lunsford’s unsuccessful attempt to unseat Republican U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell last November, Kentucky Democrats began focusing on how they could win the commonwealth’s other Senate seat, held by the GOP’s Jim Bunning.
The high turnout expected for the Presidential race this November could play a major role in deciding Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race.
Democratic Vice Presidential Candidate Joe Biden will visit Jeffersonville and Louisville Wednesday.
Kentucky Secretary of State Trey Grayson is among the GOP delegates in St. Paul for the Republican National Convention.
With the Democratic National Convention adjourned, delegates from around the country are returning home.
The chair of the Kentucky Democratic party says the group is generally happy with Barack Obama’s decision to put Joe Biden on the presidential ticket.