election http://wuky.org en Deal Reached on Kentucky Military Voting Legislation http://wuky.org/post/deal-reached-kentucky-military-voting-legislation <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - A last-minute deal on legislation that would allow help streamline the voting process by overseas military personnel has cleared the Kentucky General Assembly.</p><p>Working until the last minute of the 2013 session, lawmakers went back to the original Senate version of the military voting bill, which allows for electronic sending of ballots to overseas military but snail mail return of the ballot.</p><p>State Senator Jimmy Higdon says the measure also sets up a task force to study the electronic return of ballots.</p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 12:01:05 +0000 Kenny Colston, Kentucky Public Radio 29254 at http://wuky.org Deal Reached on Kentucky Military Voting Legislation Voting Machines Inspected http://wuky.org/post/voting-machines-inspected <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - The voting machines that will be used in Lexington on Election Day have been programmed, and workers spent Wednesday morning verifying serial numbers and making sure the counters are all set to zero. Wed, 24 Oct 2012 23:49:46 +0000 Brenna Angel 22508 at http://wuky.org Voting Machines Inspected Public Forums to Focus on Ky. House, Urban County Council Candidates http://wuky.org/post/public-forums-focus-ky-house-urban-county-council-candidates <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Lexington chapter of the League of Women Voters will host two public forums this month for local candidates running in the November 6<sup>th</sup> General Election. The invited participants are seeking office in the Kentucky House of Representatives and the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 18:00:34 +0000 Brenna Angel 21612 at http://wuky.org Public Forums to Focus on Ky. House, Urban County Council Candidates Urban County Council Candidates Debate Downtown Issues http://wuky.org/post/urban-county-council-candidates-debate-downtown-issues <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Candidates running for election in three Urban County Council districts that make up downtown Lexington sounded off Thursday on issues ranging from public safety, economic development, and local entertainment. Fri, 28 Sep 2012 12:29:57 +0000 Brenna Angel 21337 at http://wuky.org Urban County Council Candidates Debate Downtown Issues