kentucky house of representatives

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.

The three candidates in the 56th District are spending their last full day of campaigning Monday ahead of Tuesday's special election.

Vying for the seat are Democrat James Kay, Republican Lyen Crews and independent John-Mark Hack.

FRANKFORT, Ky. - A third candidate has entered the race in Kentucky’s 45th District to challenge Republican Representative Stan Lee, but the contender is not a Democrat.