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Cain says he was "falsely accused"

Posted: 10/31/2011 - Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain said Monday he was "falsely accused" of sexual harassment while he led the National Restaurant Association in the 1990s.

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Candidates go to Twitter to get out their messages

Updated: 10/31/2011 - No one believes the Presidential Campaign will be won or lost on Twitter - it's just one slice of an enormous communication effort each campaign wages in cyberspace.

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Ky. voters weigh in on Conway, Paul's political views

Posted: 10/21/2010 - A new Kentucky Poll finds the majority of the state’s voters think Attorney General Jack Conway is too closely aligned with President Obama and national Democratic leaders and a division over whether Bowling Green ophthalmologist Rand Paul’s political ideology is too risky and out of touch.

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Paul says Tea Party movement reflects mainstream views

Posted: 07/11/2010 - Republican Rand Paul cast the tea party as mainstream Saturday evening, pointing to his improbable rise to Senate nominee as proof that the limited government movement is not on the political fringe.

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Palin to tea party rally: Don't sit down, shut up

Posted: 03/27/2010 - Sarah Palin told thousands of tea party activists assembled in the dusty Nevada desert Saturday that Sen. Harry Reid will have to explain his votes when he comes back to his hometown to campaign.

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Gambling Expansion Proposed

Updated: 03/16/2010 - A Senate committee is working on a bill that would expand gambling at race tracks.

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White House advisers promise sharper focus on jobs

Updated: 01/25/2010 - A politically shaken White House promised Sunday a sharper focus on jobs and the economy, but key advisers were less sure-footed on health care reform. They took a wait-and-see approach as the dust settles from the punishing loss of the late Edward M. Kennedy's Senate seat.

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Horse industry not giving up on expanded gambling

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Horse Industry officials say if they can't convince lawmakers to approve slots now, they hope the closing of a western Kentucky track will convince them to approve legislation in January.

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4th judge assigned to bid-rigging case

Posted: 06/22/2009 - A fourth federal judge has been assigned the case involving bribery and conspiracy charges against road contractor Leonard Lawson and former Kentucky Transportation Secretary Bill Nighbert.

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Remodeling expenses raise eyebrows

Updated: 02/05/2010 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky House lawmakers are spending about $230,000 to renovate office space at the Capitol Annex, despite the state's expected $1 billion budget shortfall.

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Lawmakers anticipate session showdown

Updated: 06/22/2009 - It's been a topic of controversy in Kentucky even before the special session began last week, whether or not to allow video slot machines at Kentucky's horse racetracks.

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Gambling Bill heads to house

Updated: 06/19/2009 - A bill to expand gambling at Kentucky's racetracks cleared its first hurdle Thursday.

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