Republican Anne Northup hoped to win back a seat in the US House of Representatives she lost to Democratic incumbent John Yarmuth. But Yarmuth easily defeated her and she conceded the election early on election evening.
Kentucky’s fourth district congressman Geoff Davis has won over his democratic challenger. WFPL’s Kristin Espeland reports.
The $700 billion bailout plan for the nation’s financial system that was defeated in the U.S. House Monday drew ‘no’ votes from four of Kentucky’s six representatives in the chamber. One of those ‘no’ votes came from Louisville Democrat John Yarmuth, who says the measure gave too much away to Wall Street firms and didn’t… Continue reading Kentucky House Members Vote 4-2 Against Bailout