Posted: 12/02/2013 - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce will spend more than 180 thousand dollars to run a TV ad across Kentucky promoting Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell as a champion for the state's coal industry.
Posted: 11/12/2013 - Old guard Republican Larry Forgy has endorsed Louisville businessman Matt Bevin ahead of next May's primary.
Posted: 11/06/2013 - Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is instituting new approval and citation rules for his staffers and researchers as he faces accusations of plagiarism.
Posted: 11/05/2013 - Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes has picked up an endorsement from organized labor on the same day the Kentucky senator she wants to unseat is pushing a national right-to-work proposal opposed by unions.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes has raised more money than Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell since July.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - A plan could be finalized later today to reopen the government through January 15.
Posted: 10/11/2013 - Republican Senate Leader Mitch McConnell is running a new radio ad in his home state blaming Democrats for the government shutdown and pledging to donate his pay to charity until the dispute is resolved.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - The GOP on Monday announced that the freshman Kentucky senator and potential 2016 presidential hopeful will speak at the Hot Springs Convention Center on Dec. 6. General admission tickets will be sold for $50 and will go on sale Oct. 22 through Ticketmaster.
Posted: 10/04/2013 - Non-profit groups Public Campaign Action Fund and USAction on Friday launched a television ad across much of Kentucky. The 30-second ad bashes McConnell's role in asking the court to strike down limits on campaign contributions.
Posted: 08/30/2013 - Senator Mitch McConnell spoke Friday in Louisville at a campaign event that drew women from across the state, tearing up at one point when a campaign aide talked about her young son's fight against cancer.
Posted: 08/26/2013 - Libertarian David Patterson has announced his intention to run for U.S. Senate in Kentucky.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - Top state budget staffers are predicting meager revenue growth over the next two years in the General Fund and a slight decline in the Road Fund, largely because of Kentucky's slow rebound from economic recession.
Posted: 08/14/2013 - Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul (R) said that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and others who are critical of Libertarians within the Republican Party are making a mistake, in an interview that was broadcast live, today, August 13, 2013 on CBS THIS MORNING (7:00-9:00 AM) on the CBS Television Network.
Updated: 08/08/2013 - Republican Matt Bevin is criticizing Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell of slinging mud in his latest TV ad that began running Wednesday.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - Republican Matt Bevin is challenging McConnell in next year's GOP primary. The two have been trading political punches on Kentucky television stations for weeks already.
Posted: 08/03/2013 - Both candidates in next year's Senate race spoke at the Fancy Farm picnic on Saturday in western Kentucky.
Updated: 07/23/2013 - A crash in eastern Kentucky has killed one person and sent two others to the hospital.
Posted: 07/22/2013 - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says a backlog of disability claims handled by the Veterans Affairs Department is a "national disgrace."
Posted: 07/18/2013 - The email went to people who had signed up to receive email notices from Grimes' Senate campaign - and apparently some who had not.
Posted: 07/18/2013 - Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes spoke to reporters in Louisville after giving a speech to a large gathering of county leaders from across Kentucky. She announced her candidacy earlier this month.
Posted: 07/18/2013 - The race to try and unseat sixth district Republican Congressman Andy Barr is beginning to take shape with another Democrat entering the field. Lexington business man Joe Palumbo announced Thursday morning he is a candidate for the Democratic nomination.
Posted: 07/17/2013 - U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth said Monday that Alison Lundergan Grimes will soon take the fight to McConnell in what's shaping up as the most costly race ever in Kentucky.
Posted: 07/17/2013 - McConnell, who is seeking re-election to a sixth term, declares in the ad that the war on coal is also a war on Kentucky.