Stephen Voss Does Alabama Open The Door For KY Dems? A UK Political Analyst Weighs In By Josh James • Dec 13, 2017 AP Photo/John Bazemore A University of Kentucky political analyst says Democrat Doug Jones’ surprise win in Alabama – another solidly red state – doesn’t likely hold many keys for Kentucky Democrats. Fancy Farm Appears Quaint Against Combative Election Backdrop By Josh James • Aug 4, 2016 AP Photo/Stephen Lance Dennee Kentucky politicians are gearing up for a round of verbal jousting at the state’s annual Fancy Farm picnic. UK Analyst: Societal Shifts Putting Pollsters In Peril By Josh James • Apr 13, 2016 Associated Press A University of Kentucky political analyst says, now more than ever, voters should exercise caution in reading public polls. UK Political Commentator: Headlines Did Little To Help Grimes By Josh James • Nov 5, 2014 UK A number of small but important factors contributed to Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes’ loss Tuesday night.