Gubernatorial Talk for Conway, Labrador
A pair of lawmakers are offering comments on their gubernatorial ambitions in the coming cycles.
Democratic attorney general Jack Conway — who ran the “Aqua Buddha” ad against Rand Paul back in 2010, attempting to make his opponent look like an …
State Employee Shakedowns in Kentucky?
At the moment, the outlook for Republicans in the Kentucky governor’s face looks pretty grim:
Gov. Steve Beshear holds a commanding 24-point lead over his challenger, Senate President David Williams, in Kentucky’s governor’s race, according to the …
The Candidates Are Set in Kentucky
Kentucky’s filing deadline for public office has passed. While there are seven statewide races on the ballot, the governor’s race will make the biggest splash outside the state:
Gov. Steve Beshear will not have an opponent in the May Democratic …
‘Finally, in Jack Conway, we have a candidate who is willing to stand up to the menace of Aquabuddhists.’
In this morning’s Jolt, you can see Jack Conway has rapidly become one of my very least favorite candidates this cycle.
Finally, a Candidate Who Will Drive the Aquabuddhists Out of America
Mason Dixon offers their first poll of …
Is It Too Early to Call a Race?
The DSCC cancels their advertising buys in Kentucky that would have helped their man Jack Conway against the GOP’s Rand Paul.
Of course, it’s not over until it’s over, etcetera, etcetera.
But let’s face it. If …
Quick, Good News for Rand Paul, Joe Sestak
A primary bounce that’s good for the GOP:
Rand Paul, riding the momentum of his big Republican Primary win on Tuesday, now posts a 25-point lead over Democrat Jack Conway in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race, but …
Kentucky AG-Race Ad: ‘Barack Obama Is Destroying America.’
The off-year elections in Kentucky appear a bit disappointing to Republicans so far, if recent polling is to be believed.
Beshear leads Republican David Williams and independent Gatewood Galbraith by a 55-28-10 margin. The last time PPP polled the …
It’s Primary Day in Kentucky!
It is primary day for Kentucky. The highest profile race in the state this year is the one for governor; Democrat incumbent Steve Beshear is running for another term and faces no primary challengers; on the GOP side, the competitors …
Smear Ads Are Rarely the Path to Divine Enlightenment
You may recall that I loathed Jack Conway’s “Aqua Buddha” ad and his entire approach of suggesting that Rand Paul is not a Christian, and then immediately insisting that he wasn’t questioning Paul’s religious beliefs.
Apparently the …
Don’t Go Away Mad, Jack Conway. Just Go Away.
From this morning’s Jolt:
Go Away, Conway.
It’s never fun to lose a race. And at this point in the election cycle, many, many candidates know, deep down, it’s coming. When they look in the …
Some Expect a More Heavily Democratic Electorate in 2010 Than 2008? Really?
My problem with PPP’s North Carolina poll is replicated in their Kentucky poll, showing Rand Paul tied with Jack Conway, with 43 percent each.
In 2008, exit polls showed Kentucky’s electorate splitting 47 percent Democrat, 38 percent Republican, 15 percent independent. Today’s …