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Dirty Politicking From The Marilyn Parker Crowd?

May 7th, 2013 · Comments Off

When Marilyn Parker was running against Jon Ackerson, something interesting went down that no one wants to talk about. A supporter approached Ackerson with a piece of campaign literature sent by Parker and received by that supporter on May 14. It was all about multiple ethics charges filed against Ackerson. The strange thing? Ackerson didn’t [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Metro Council · Politics · Republican Party · Scandal

Yarmuth Says Republican Budget Is Unworkable

March 20th, 2013 · Comments Off

Here’s Congressman John Yarmuth once again pointing out that the Republican budget is a giant delusion:

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Tags: Congress · Economy · John Yarmuth · Republican Party · Video

Your Weekly House Republican Video Funtimes

March 19th, 2013 · 7 Comments

This week the State House Republicrats pat themselves on the back over automobile titles, Epi Pens (ignorantly gutted by educators) and who knows what else: We still maintain that watching Jeff Hoover (R-Almost As Weak As Damon Thayer) hand Larry Clark his hind end was the best moment of the session. This sort of update [...]

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Tags: Republican Party · State Government · Video

WAVE Only Station Not To Hype Bridges Meeting

March 13th, 2013 · Comments Off

More concerns are being brought to light now that the East End Bridge project is moving out of the planning phase and into the construction phase. [WDRB] As advocates on both sides vie for his attention, Gov. Steve Beshear told reporters today he’d get input from state agencies and others before deciding on whether to [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Gays · Indiana · Metro Government · Ohio River Bridges · Possibility City · Republican Party · State Government

Republican Hypocrisy On Prisoners Takes The Cake

March 6th, 2013 · Comments Off

Can you believe the latest hypocrisy in Frankfort?! The Republican Party of Kentucky is losing its mind. For years, Republicans have been fighting to keep reformed felony offenders who have paid their debt to society from ever having the right to vote. Now? Those same Republicans are claiming felony offenders currently in prison need representation! [...]

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Tags: Politics · Republican Party · State Government

Julie Denton Turns Out To Be Simple-Minded Twit

February 14th, 2013 · 7 Comments

If a Louisville lawmaker has her way, anyone arrested for a serious crime in Kentucky could be swabbed for their DNA. But what some are calling a crime-fighting tool, others are calling an invasion of privacy. [WDRB] Republican State Senators are proving just how corrupt and ridiculous they are. Julie Denton deserves a solid slap [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Health Care · Hype · Indiana · Metro Council · Republican Party · Rumors · State Government · Taxes

Ethics Commissions In Kentucky Aren’t Real Things

February 6th, 2013 · Comments Off

Work is already underway behind the scenes to try to get Kentucky Kingdom open, just a couple of weeks after Ed Hart was awarded the lease. Hart has already assembled a management team which is expected to take a first-hand look at the condition of the park. [WDRB] Louisville Metro Councilwoman Marilyn Parker, R-18, is [...]

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Tags: Downtown · Ethics · Gambling · Indiana · JCPS · Kentucky Kingdom · Metro Council · Mitch McConnell · Republican Party · State Government · Steve Beshear

It’s Your Christmas Eve Round-Up Funtimes

December 24th, 2012 · 3 Comments

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen because it’s so close we can taste it. [Support Our New Project!] You have to believe to receive from Saint Nick. Sterling Riggs swapped gigs with an elf to see what kids want from Santa this year. [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Churchill Downs · Death · Gambling · Guns · Indiana · James Ramsey · Politics · Republican Party · University of Louisville · Youth

Wicker Using Campaign Database For His Business

December 18th, 2012 · Comments Off

That sound you hear is failed Republican candidate Brooks Wicker illegally using his campaign database to promote his for-profit business: That’s the email blast he sent out to his campaign database yesterday. Let’s all act like we’re surprised.

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Oops · Republican Party

Some Central KY/Hardin Co Teabagger Confusion

December 4th, 2012 · Comments Off

Woah, are the Central Kentucky Teabaggers (translation: Hardin County Teabaggers) in a permanent state of confusion? Here’s the email they sent out over the weekend: Date: Sat, 1 Dec 2012 10:46:01 -0500 Subject: Newspaper ad From: Central KY Tea Party Patriots To: undisclosed-recipients:; Hi everyone, Just wanted to let you know that the News Enterprise [...]

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Tags: Oops · Republican Party