Kentucky Politics

Beshear, Adkins Use Fancy Farm As Test For 2019

Aug 6, 2017
AP File Photo

Andy Beshear says he has not decided if he will run for governor in 2019, but his tax returns tell a different story. 

Money Pours In, Stakes Grow Higher For Upcoming Special House Elections

Feb 15, 2016
Kentucky Gazette

We talk with Frankfort Insider Laura Cullen Glasscock of the Kentucky Gazette about some potentially troubling signs for the Democrats as they try to hold on to the House of Representatives.  A special election for four vacant seats takes place on March 8th.

Is Beshear Right To Aggressively Crusade For Kynect And Medicaid?

Feb 11, 2016
Associated Press

We put that question to former Kentucky Congressman Ben Chandler.  He also weighs in on the latest developments, or rather non-developments surrounding the CentrePointe project in downtown Lexington.

Chandler On: Powers, Paul, And New Dem. Party Chair

Feb 4, 2016
Associated Press

Former Kentucky Congressman Ben Chandler talks with Alan Lytle about a rather eventful week in Kentucky Politics.

Republican House Member Decides Not To Seek Re-Election

Feb 1, 2016

Republican state Rep. David Floyd says he has decided not to seek another term in this year's election.  The decision creates another seat for Republicans to defend in November, when the GOP will try to claim control of the House and complete its takeover of the General Assembly.  Floyd says in a statement Monday that he believes in term limits.

Tuesday, Jan. 26 A Pivotal Day For Kentucky Politics

Jan 26, 2016
Associated Press

WUKY's Alan Lytle talks with Kentucky Gazette editor and publisher Laura Cullen Glasscock about today's important candidate filing deadline, the upcoming special House elections, and Governor Bevin's State of the Commonwealth budget speech to Kentucky Lawmakers.

U.S. Senate

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made stops across Central Kentucky Wednesday, meeting with Governor Matt Bevin in Frankfort as well as constituents here in Lexington.  Karyn Czar has more.

A Preview Of Next Week's Inaugural Parade

Dec 1, 2015

This week we talk with Kentucky Gazette editor and publisher Laura Cullen Glasscock about next week's Inaugural Parade in Frankfort.

Luallen Sworn In As Lieutenant Governor

Nov 13, 2014

Crit Luallen is Kentucky's 56th lieutenant governor after a private swearing-in ceremony at the home of a retired Kentucky chief justice.

Paul Still Has Ballot Quandary In Kentucky

Nov 10, 2014

Rand Paul still has a problem if he insists on running for U-S Senate and President in 2016.