State of the News

Things are changing in Louisville after Mayor Abramson’s big announcement that he’ll join Governor Beshear’s 2011 ticket as Lt. Governor, rather than run for another term as Mayor. So what’s next? How will the addition of Abramson affect the Beshear campaign? Who will run for mayor now, and who will win? It’s time again on Friday for our weekly State of the News show. Listen to the Show

State of the News

This week in Derby City raised more questions than it answered. Political players gathered to sign a bill funding the bridges project, and the Metro Council weighed in. Will progress speed up, and will there be tolls? The Senatorial candidates have released their second-quarter fundraising numbers, with some startling disparities. How will those play out as the campaigns continue? How is Cordish spending city money, and should they have to tell us? And the Mayor’s expected to make an announcement next week regarding his political future. What will he have to say, and what was he thinking when he uttered the now-infamous “poorer, blacker, and older,” comment? Listen to the Show