6th District Congressional Race http://wuky.org en Number of Democrats Grows By 8,000 In 6th District http://wuky.org/post/number-democrats-grows-8000-6th-district <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. --&nbsp; Kentucky's 6th Congressional District has added more than 8,000 new Democratic voters over the past two years while losing nearly 4,000 Republicans, a shift that would appear to favor Democratic U.S. Rep. Ben Chandler in his re-election bid against GOP challenger Andy Barr.</span> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 21:09:50 +0000 Wuky Staff - wire reports 22188 at http://wuky.org Number of Democrats Grows By 8,000 In 6th District Chandler's Lawyer Says Coal Executive Not Defamed In TV Ad http://wuky.org/post/chandlers-lawyer-says-coal-executive-not-defamed-tv-ad <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky.&nbsp; --&nbsp; A lawyer for U.S. Rep. Ben Chandler's re-election campaign contends that a coal executive featured in at least three political ads has become a public figure, which negates claims he has been slandered.</span> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 00:04:00 +0000 Associated Press 21206 at http://wuky.org Chandler's Lawyer Says Coal Executive Not Defamed In TV Ad Chandler Threatened With Slander Suit Over TV Ad http://wuky.org/post/chandler-threatened-slander-suit-over-tv-ad <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. --&nbsp; A coal executive who has become one of the most recognizable faces in the 6th District congressional race threatened Monday to file a slander suit against U.S. Rep. Ben Chandler over an ad running on Lexington TV stations.</span> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 20:46:44 +0000 Associated Press 21130 at http://wuky.org Chandler Threatened With Slander Suit Over TV Ad 6th District Congressional Race Heats Up http://wuky.org/post/6th-district-congressional-race-heats <P>LEXINGTON, Ky. -&nbsp;As the race for Kentucky’s 6<SUP>th&nbsp; </SUP>Congressional District intensifies, Congressman Ben Chandler and GOP challenger Andy Barr are increasingly turning to attack ads to get their message to voters. Fri, 21 Sep 2012 20:38:06 +0000 Josh James 21027 at http://wuky.org 6th District Congressional Race Heats Up Chandler, Barr Won't Air Ads On September 11th http://wuky.org/post/chandler-barr-wont-air-ads-september-11th <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Democratic U.S. Rep. Ben Chandler and Republican challenger Andy Barr are suspending TV advertising on Tuesday, the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.</span> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 13:48:59 +0000 Associated Press 20254 at http://wuky.org Chandler, Barr Won't Air Ads On September 11th