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McConnell, Grimes set sights on November

Updated: 05/21/2014 - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin in an expensive and bruising primary election in Kentucky. He'll face Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes in the fall as he pursues his sixth term.

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Stepp wins 5th District Democratic primary

Posted: 05/20/2014 - Democrat Kenneth Stepp has won the primary election in Kentucky's 5th Congressional District and will face longtime Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers in the fall election.

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Jensen to challenge Barr in 6th District

Posted: 05/20/2014 - Education advocate Elisabeth Jensen has won the Democratic nomination in Kentucky's 6th Congressional District and will challenge first-term Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr in the general election.

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Senate Minority Leader McConnell defeats tea party challenger Bevin

Updated: 05/20/2014 - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin in an expensive and bruising primary election in Kentucky. He'll face Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes in the fall as he pursues his sixth term.

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Grimes wins Democratic Senate nomination in Ky.

Posted: 05/20/2014 - Alison Lundergan Grimes has won Kentucky's Democratic U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a highly anticipated race with Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell in November.

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Candidates face off in U.S. Senate primary

Updated: 05/20/2014 - Voters are choosing the candidates who will face off in the U.S. Senate race in November. Four are vying for the Democratic nomination, while five are in the Republican primary.

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Bluegrass Poll: McConnell up in primary, dead heat with Grimes

Updated: 05/20/2014 - As the candidates enter their final stretch of campaigning before Tuesday’s primary, a Bluegrass Poll finds Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell in the lead for the GOP nomination to face likely Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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Hemp planting delayed in Kentucky amid legal fight

Updated: 05/16/2014 - Kentucky's agriculture commissioner says a hemp planting has been postponed because of a standoff between his agency and federal officials over a detained shipment of imported hemp seeds.

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Kentucky ordered to pay $70K in gay marriage case

Posted: 05/14/2014 - A federal judge has ordered Kentucky to pay $70,000 in attorney's fees to the plaintiffs in a lawsuit that resulted in the recognition of out-of-state same-sex marriages.

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Ethics panel fines former lawmaker

Posted: 05/07/2014 - Former state Rep. John Arnold has been fined $3,000 for violating state ethics laws in a sexual harassment case brought by three female state workers.

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Ethics panel to re-hear case of former lawmaker

Posted: 05/07/2014 - The Legislative Ethics Commission will hold a second public hearing Tuesday on allegations that former Democratic state Rep. John Arnold violated state ethics laws by sexually harassing three female state workers.

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