2014 U-S Senate Race http://wuky.org en Senate Candidates Set For Political Showdown http://wuky.org/post/senate-candidates-set-political-showdown <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FANCY FARM, Ky. - Like spectators to a pro-wrestling SmackDown, people have been streaming into the normally quiet western Kentucky community of Fancy Farm to see Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell face two top challengers Saturday afternoon at, of all places, a church picnic.</span> Sat, 03 Aug 2013 17:05:51 +0000 Associated Press 35489 at http://wuky.org Senate Candidates Set For Political Showdown Gov. Beshear, Ashley Judd to Meet Soon to Discuss 2014 U.S. Senate Race http://wuky.org/post/gov-beshear-ashley-judd-meet-soon-discuss-2014-us-senate-race <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - Ashley Judd—the actress and potential Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate—will meet soon to with Gov. Steve Beshear to discuss the 2014 election, Beshear said on Thursday.</p><p></p><p>Judd has been meeting with potential donors and supporters in the past several weeks, including some in Louisville, the Hill reports.</p><p>The Kentucky native has been flirting with a U.S. Senate run for a few months. &nbsp;Beshear and Judd previously spoke at the Bluegrass Ball during the presidential inauguration, the governor said.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 22:53:24 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio's Kenny Colston 27671 at http://wuky.org Gov. Beshear, Ashley Judd to Meet Soon to Discuss 2014 U.S. Senate Race