Edelen Not Concerned With Recent Poll Numbers

Considered the favorite by political observers, Democratic candidate for state auditor Adam Edelen isn’t worried about a recent poll that shows him only three points ahead of Republican John Kemper. By all indications Edelen should be winning the race by a much wider margin when considering he is the former chief of staff for Governor […]

Audit Recommends Retirement Agency Make Changes

State Auditor Crit Luallen found no evidence of wrongdoing in an audit of the Kentucky Retirement Systems, but the report raises several areas of concern. The audit primarily focused on the use of placement agents, who act as middlemen to secure investments from entities like the KRS.  Placement agents have been at the center of “pay-to-play” […]

Mongiardo To Seek Senate Seat

Kentucky Lt. Governor Dan Mongiardo says he’ll seek the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Republican Jim Bunning. Mongiardo, who was narrowly defeated by Bunning in the 2004 race, made the announcement Monday in a written statement. Bunning has repeatedly said he’ll seek re-election in 2010, although he has raised very little […]