The Democrats’ Dark Horses of 2016
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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 …
Can the GOP Nationalize Kentucky’s Governor’s Race?
In Kentucky, David Williams won the GOP gubernatorial primary, as expected. He’ll take on incumbent Democrat Gov. Steve Beshear, who held a healthy lead in polls of the hypothetical match-up back in April. As we’ve seen in many …
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 …
Don’t Expect Much Drama in Today’s Gubernatorial Races
Today, barring some dramatic upset, the Republicans and Democrats will each retain one governor’s mansion.
In Mississippi, Lt. Gov. Phil Bryant leads the most recent poll, 54 percent to 40 percent, over his Democratic challenger, Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny DuPree.
Yesterday evening, …
RGA Takes to the Airwaves in Kentucky
Kentucky is one of four states having a gubernatorial race this year, and the Republican Governors Association is already up on the air:
The Republican Governors Association launched a television advertisement today outlining how Kentucky’s economy has suffered …
Governor Caught Using State Jet for Campaign Events
So, what’s new with the one incumbent Democratic governor who’s up for reelection this year?
Gov. Steve Beshear will reimburse the state for using a state plane for a political event Monday, his campaign manager said Friday.