"Three weeks after Republican Rand Paul claimed a 15 point lead in the WHAS11/Courier-Journal Bluegrass Poll of Kentucky's U.S. Senate race, Democrat Jack Conway has suddenly closed the gap, and the latest poll shows that the race is now a statistical dead heat." [WHAS11]
"Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee will visit Kentucky on Saturday to show his support for Republican Rand Paul’s candidacy for the U.S. Senate, the Paul campaign said Wednesday night." [Bluegrass Politics]
"Foreclosure filings in Kentucky were up 4.5 percent in August over the same period last year but down almost 11 percent in Indiana, according to figures from real estate data company RealtyTrac." [Courier-Journal]
"U.S. Senate candidate Rand Paul cited several ideas for cutting federal spending at a news conference Tuesday, but said it would be impossible for him to spell out a specific proposal to balance the federal budget before Nov. 2." [Bluegrass Politics]
"Former Alaska Governor and national conservative leader Sarah Palin will campaign for Republican Rand Paul’s bid for the U.S. Senate Thursday in Louisville." [Bluegrass Politics]
"Republican Rand Paul and Democrat Jack Conway have committed to three political debates leading up to Kentucky’s U.S. Senate election. The candidates are negotiating for additional debates." [Bluegrass Politics]
"A recent poll from CNN and Time Magazine says Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race is tied, with Democrat Jack Conway and Republican Rand Paul each holding 46% of the vote." [WFPL]
I've got a couple of questions about The Lifehouse's, a "Christ-centred home environment" for "pregnant and/or parenting teens and women and their children," decision to pay Bristol Palin $14,000 to appear at a $125-per-person fundraiser tonight at the Marriott Louisville Downtown. (Palin is,...