Elections http://wuky.org en Watching Obama, Kentuckian remembers days of segregation http://wuky.org/post/watching-obama-kentuckian-remembers-days-segregation <p>Bowling Green, KY – Lisa Autry watched Obama's swearing-in with a Kentuckian who remembers what it was like to be treated as a second-class citizen.</p> Wed, 21 Jan 2009 09:44:10 +0000 6907 at http://wuky.org Commentator Kiley Lane On Racism http://wuky.org/post/commentator-kiley-lane-racism <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53becdbb25d65-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53becdbb25d65-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53becdbb25d65-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-815976.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – New WUKY Commentator Kiley Lane shares her thoughts on the historic events unfolding in America this week.</p> Tue, 20 Jan 2009 13:44:38 +0000 6902 at http://wuky.org Kentuckians Watch History Made in DC Today http://wuky.org/post/kentuckians-watch-history-made-dc-today <p>Lexington, KY – Thousands across the Commonwealth gathered in various venues to watch Barack Obama offically become the 44th President.</p> Tue, 20 Jan 2009 07:34:53 +0000 6903 at http://wuky.org KY Arts Leaders Contemplate Role in Obama Era http://wuky.org/post/ky-arts-leaders-contemplate-role-obama-era <p>Louisville, KY – Arts leaders in Kentucky and beyond are thinking more seriously about their infrastructure needs and their role in the economy.</p> Fri, 16 Jan 2009 10:01:52 +0000 6900 at http://wuky.org Kurtz: Lotsa Drama In Upcoming Legislative Session http://wuky.org/post/kurtz-lotsa-drama-upcoming-legislative-session <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53bea9d017d77-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53bea9d017d77-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53bea9d017d77-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-795318.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – Political Analyst / Commentator Ken Kurtz shares a few thoughts about January's Legislative Session and the challenges that'll go with it. Ken Kurtz is a former News Director of WLEX and WKYT TV, and a member of the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame.</p> Mon, 24 Nov 2008 15:04:14 +0000 6801 at http://wuky.org Kurtz: Campaign Finance Reform Can't Wait http://wuky.org/post/kurtz-campaign-finance-reform-cant-wait <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53beb8ff95d44-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53beb8ff95d44-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53beb8ff95d44-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-792518.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – Hall of Fame Journalist Ken Kurtz says advocates of campaign finance reform need look no further to the Mitch McConnell, Bruce Lunsford race for evidence that the system needs changing...right now.</p> Tue, 18 Nov 2008 15:52:53 +0000 6785 at http://wuky.org Challenges Yield No New Results http://wuky.org/post/challenges-yield-no-new-results <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53bec6f060568-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53bec6f060568-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53bec6f060568-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-790879.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Frankfort, KY – The outcomes are the same, following challenges to vote totals in two Kentucky legislative races decided in last week's general election. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the numbers.</p> Fri, 14 Nov 2008 14:18:03 +0000 6776 at http://wuky.org Kentuckian Who Leads National Republicans Not Guaranteed the Job Again http://wuky.org/post/kentuckian-who-leads-national-republicans-not-guaranteed-job-again <p>Bowling Green, KY – Republican leaders in a number of states are hinting that Kentucky native Mike Duncan may get replaced as chair of the Republican National Committee.</p> Wed, 12 Nov 2008 10:07:50 +0000 6773 at http://wuky.org Part 3 Of Post Election Analysis With Al Cross http://wuky.org/post/part-3-post-election-analysis-al-cross <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53bebca9596b6-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53bebca9596b6-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53bebca9596b6-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-788899.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – A week ago today, Americans went to the polls and selected their Congressional leaders. In what can only be described as a good year to be a Democrat, that trend did not translate in the two biggest races in the state of Kentucky. We discuss the Mitch McConnell - Bruce Lunsford race today with Al Cross, the Director of UK's Center For Rural Journalism and Community Issues.</p> Tue, 11 Nov 2008 14:17:39 +0000 6763 at http://wuky.org Part Two of Post-Election Analysis From Al Cross http://wuky.org/post/part-two-post-election-analysis-al-cross <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53becdbb24d50-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53becdbb24d50-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53becdbb24d50-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-788389.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – In this segment, Al Cross, Director of UK's Center For Rural Journalism and Community Issues analyzes some key exit polling data as it relates to the Presidential Race in KY.</p> Mon, 10 Nov 2008 15:40:32 +0000 6759 at http://wuky.org