Northup Hopes To Re-Claim Congressional Seat

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A political adviser to Anne Northup says
the former congresswoman has decided to run this year to again
represent a Louisville-area district.
Northup campaign adviser Ted Jackson said Monday that the
Republican will file candidacy papers in Frankfort on Tuesday for the Third District, which she represented for five terms.
Democratic Rep. John Yarmuth has already filed for a second term.
Yarmuth defeated Northup two years ago, capitalizing on voter unrest with President Bush and the Iraq war.
Two other Republicans have also entered the race - Louisville
builder Chris Thieneman and Bob DeVore Jr.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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  • by steve on Jan 28, 2008 at 02:56 PM
    she lost because she was a blue blood republican not because of Bush or the war like you liberals would like for us to believe last time i checked we were winning remember libs i will be here to call your lying hand every time. Just like this bull crap global warming just like you clowns sitting talking down the economy nothing but a drive by media hit and run doom and gloom my my how times have changed you guys are nailed your rein is officially over media liberals.
  • by Joey Location: Ky on Jan 28, 2008 at 10:00 AM
    Another career politician who can't figure out what to do with themselves once they are out of office. Here's a reality check...get a job like the rest of us and quit making your living off our tax dollars. It's not the fact I don't like Anne Northrup, it's just all politicians can't figure out what to do with themselves once the ride is over.

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