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Kentucky House Speaker Moving Ahead With Peabody Meeting

Posted: 07/16/2007 - House Speaker Jody Richards will go ahead with plans to meet with Peabody Energy's chief executive officer even though Gov. Ernie Fletcher hasn't responded to his invitation to take part.

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McConnell Targeted In Another Anti-War Ad

Posted: 07/13/2007 - Sen. Mitch McConnell is the target of another negative Internet ad that was expected to begin airing on television in Lexington and Louisville on Friday.

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House Speaker Richards On Special Session

Updated: 07/13/2007 - Kentucky House Speaker Jody Richards says State Representatives will walk out again if Governor Fletcher resumes a Special Session on July 30th.

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Bush Iraq War Policy Needs More Time

Posted: 07/13/2007 - Wait until September. That's the message from Secretary of State Condoleezza, who's made the rounds of the morning shows to defend the Bush administration's Iraq strategy.

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Fletcher, Beshear Clash Over Casino Gambling

Posted: 07/13/2007 - Gov. Ernie Fletcher and Democratic challenger Steve Beshear clashed over casino gambling and a stalemated special legislative session in a feisty forum Thursday.

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Kentucky House Members Split Along Party Lines In Iraq War Vote

Posted: 07/13/2007 - Kentucky's US House members split along party lines on legislation calling for a troop withdrawal from Iraq. The four Republican congressmen stuck with President Bush in opposing a pullout, while the two Democrats supported the bill.

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Judge Orders Beverage Tape To Stay Sealed

Posted: 07/12/2007 - Videotaped testimony from a former high-ranking transportation official involved in the state hiring scandal will remain sealed from the public, a Franklin County judge ruled Thursday.

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Edwards Takes Page From RFK's Book, To Give Speech Next Week In Kentucky

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Posted: 07/12/2007 - The campaign of presidential hopeful John Edwards has a ready answer for all the criticism about his expensive haircuts and expansive home. He believes a man can be wealthy and care about the poor, too. He points to a Democratic hero - Robert F. Kennedy.

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Senator Jim Bunning On Iraq

Updated: 07/10/2007 - U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning said Tuesday that President Bush's troop buildup in Iraq should be given more of a chance, and he offered a grim scenario if American forces are withdrawn amid growing political pressure.

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House Lawmakers Refuse To Return To Special Session

Posted: 07/09/2007 - House lawmakers won't return to Frankfort for a special session they say was called by Governor Ernie Fletcher in hopes it would help his chances of being re-elected in November.

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