56th District http://wuky.org en Voters To Decide 56th District Special Election Today http://wuky.org/post/voters-decide-56th-district-special-election-today <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Voters in Woodford county and parts of Fayette and Franklin counties head to the polls today to select a replacement for state Representative Carl Rollins, who stepped down to take a higher education post. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 09:20:00 +0000 Josh James 33536 at http://wuky.org Voters To Decide 56th District Special Election Today Candidates Prepare For Special House Election http://wuky.org/post/candidates-prepare-special-house-election <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Kentucky Republicans hope to narrow their deficit in the state House while Democrats aim to keep a seat they've held for years as voters in a central Kentucky district prepare to elect a new state representative.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The three candidates in the 56th District are spending their last full day of campaigning Monday ahead of Tuesday's special election.</span></p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:50:02 +0000 Associated Press 33506 at http://wuky.org Candidates Prepare For Special House Election 56th House District Change Boosts Democratic Voter Rolls Ahead Of Election http://wuky.org/post/56th-house-district-change-boosts-democratic-voter-rolls-ahead-election <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky Republicans are registering their disapproval of a move by Fayette County Clerk Don Belvins which will add 114 mostly Democratic voters to the 56<sup>th</sup> state House district only weeks before a special election will be held there. Tue, 11 Jun 2013 16:45:40 +0000 Josh James 32897 at http://wuky.org 56th House District Change Boosts Democratic Voter Rolls Ahead Of Election Kay Ahead In 56th District Fundraising Race http://wuky.org/post/kay-ahead-56th-district-fundraising-race <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - Democrat James Kay is leading the way when it comes to fundraising in the 56<sup>th</sup> District state House race. Campaign representatives say Kay raised more than $88,000 in the first reporting period for the June 25<sup>th</sup> special election. Thu, 30 May 2013 16:19:58 +0000 Josh James 32290 at http://wuky.org Kay Ahead In 56th District Fundraising Race Independent Joins State House Race In 56th District http://wuky.org/post/independent-joins-state-house-race-56th-district <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - Anti-gambling advocate John-Mark Hack has filed candidacy<br>papers to run as an independent for a vacant legislative seat in central<br>Kentucky. Tue, 07 May 2013 20:23:55 +0000 Associated Press 31147 at http://wuky.org Independent Joins State House Race In 56th District Crews and Kay to Run for Kentucky's 56th District http://wuky.org/post/crews-and-kay-run-kentuckys-56th-district <p>VERSAILLES, Ky. - Republicans hold the majority in the Kentucky state Senate and they’re looking to gain control in the House, where Democrats outnumber the GOP 55-45.</p><p>A Woodford County resident says that shift starts with him being elected to the 56<sup>th</sup> District. Wed, 01 May 2013 12:02:31 +0000 Brenna Angel 30853 at http://wuky.org Crews and Kay to Run for Kentucky's 56th District