NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE T he Republican party is bracing itself for a possible upset in Kentucky, as incumbent GOP governor Matt Bevin faces a stronger-than-expected challenge from Democratic attorney general Andy Beshear.
Of the three gubernatorial races set to be decided next month, only the contest in the Bluegrass State features an incumbent Republican — Bevin, who won the office in 2015 by promising to govern as a conservative reformer, and cemented his reputation as a rising GOP star in the process. But despite largely keeping those promises, Bevin now finds himself in a dogfight with Beshear.
The most recent poll of the race, from Gravis …
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