Samantha Lederman

For Valerie Ashker, promoting ex-racehorses as a breed and finding second careers for them after their life on the track is over has literally become a crusade. 91.3 WUKY’s Samantha Lederman met her in downtown Cincinnati as she rides two of her Off the Track Thoroughbreds across the US to prove their strength, courage and endurance.

With New Majority, Bevin Vows Tax Reform In 2017

Nov 9, 2016
Associated Press

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin said Kentucky's new Republican legislature would overhaul the state's tax code in 2017, but it would most likely have to happen in a special session.

Republican Party of Kentucky

Kentucky voters have spoken with a loud and clear voice. They overwhelmingly supported Republican Donald Trump over Democrat Hillary Clinton and they enabled the GOP to takeover the State House of Representatives…ending a nearly century long hold on the chamber by Democrats. This means that Republican Governor Matt Bevin now has majorities in the House and Senate to help him implement his conservative agenda. Late last night WUKY News Director Alan Lytle sat down with UK Political Science professor Steven Voss to get his take on where state leadership might be headed.

UK Now

This week Dr. Greg talks with UK Police Chief Joe Monroe about the growing number of crashes involving bicycles, pedestrians, and scooters on campus and what the department is doing about it.

Bevin, Kentucky GOP Win Big On Tuesday

Nov 9, 2016
Timothy D. Easley, Associated Press

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin emerges as a clear winner in Tuesday's election, even though he wasn't on the Kentucky ballot.

Donald Trump Elected 45th US President

Nov 9, 2016
Associated Press

President-elect Donald Trump is telling the American people that "I promise you I will not let you down." Trump, addressing supporters at his victory party in New York City early Wednesday, says he looks "very much forward to being your president."

Top Kentucky Races At A Glance

Nov 9, 2016
Associated Press

Here's a cursory look at the results of Campaign 2016 in Kentucky.

GOP Takes Control Of Kentucky House

Nov 8, 2016

Republicans seized control of the Kentucky House of Representatives for the first time in nearly a century in Tuesday's election, unseating House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Democratic incumbents. This gives the GOP control of every Southern state legislature. In a stunning loss that signaled the vulnerability of Democratic incumbents, Stumbo was defeated by Republican challenger Larry Brown.

Republican Donald Trump wins Kentucky and its 8 electoral votes. Republican Rand Paul re-elected to US Senate in Kentucky after unsuccessful presidential campaign. Republican US Rep. Andy Barr wins 3rd term in Kentucky's 6th Congressional District .

Associated Press

Polls have now closed in the Central and Eastern part of Kentucky and Attorney General Andy Beshear's office says its election fraud hotline has received 155 calls from 46 counties at last count.