Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Dan Mongiardo and Attorney General Jack Conway clashed occasionally at a forum featuring Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate held at the University of Louisville Thursday.
Demonstrations are were held across Kentucky Tuesday to urge Senator Jim Bunning to stop blocking an extension of unemployment benefits. At a rally in Louisville, about 50 demonstrators criticized the senator for his actions.
Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear says he has no choice but to continue fundraising for his 2011 re-election bid. The fundraising allegedly drew criticism from Lt. Gov. Dan Mongiardo, who’s also beating the bushes for cash to support his Democratic bid for the U-S Senate. Beshear says no harm intended.
Stats wizard Nate Silver at 538.com has weighed in on Senator Jim Bunning’s chances for re-election now that Secretary of State Trey Grayson has formed an exploratory committee.