December 17, 2010 - 11:04am
Local news for Dec. 17, 2010
"Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell praised retiring colleague Jim Bunning on Thursday for his 'two Hall of Fame-worthy' careers in baseball and politics. McConnell, in a farewell tribute to Bunning, called the 79-year-old Kentuckian a man of principle." [Courier-Journal]"U.S. Rep. Baron Hill...
December 9, 2010 - 10:16am
A summary of local news for December 9, 2010
• KFC is bringing the Colonel to Africa, big time. [Courier-Journal] • New stadium…check. How about an NBA team to call it home? [Courier-Journal]
November 8, 2010 - 8:30am
Local news for Nov. 8, 2010
"On Friday, Speaker Nancy Pelosi surprised observers and announced she will seek the position of minority leader once Republicans take control of the House, and Congressman John Yarmuth says he supports her decision." [LEO Weekly]
November 5, 2010 - 12:48pm
Local news for Nov. 5, 2010
"Here is audio of Third District Congressman John Yarmuth talking with reporters about the goals of the lame duck Congress and his thoughts on his third term. Highlights include a discussion of whether Yarmuth’s decision to campaign on the Democratic Party’s legislative successes was the...
November 3, 2010 - 10:37pm
Local news for Nov. 3, 2010.
"From the earliest days of his campaign, even before his Republican primary victory that shook up the Kentucky political establishment, Rand Paul has pledged not to compromise. And that was the message he returned to on Tuesday night as he celebrated a Senate victory over his Democratic...