Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in Jefferson Square Park Thursday for Louisville’s second-annual tax day Tea Party. But this year’s event took on a different tone from last year’s.
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.
The school’s “You of L Votes” series currently consists of two forums. The first is a meeting of at least ten candidates for mayor of Louisville. It will be held Tuesday evening and will focus on sustainability and economic development.
Legislation requiring greater transparency for two key organizations that serve local governments in Kentucky remains alive in the 2010 General Assembly.
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says attempts to pass a health care overhaul bill could give Republicans a boost this November.
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 Senator Jim Bunning’s blockage last week of an extension of jobless benefits is unlikely to be felt by any recipients of those benefits this coming week.
The group Kentuckians for Single Payer Healthcare held another rally in downtown Louisville Wednesday.
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell talked about partisan politics during an address to the Louisville Downtown Rotary Club Thursday.
It could be a record turnout for candidate filings for Kentucky’s 2010 primaries.