Louisville lawmaker decides against run for governor

A Democratic state lawmaker from Louisville says she has decided against making a run for Kentucky governor this year.

Special Session Is Over

On the second day of the legislative session, the house speaker announced that it would end. It took hours for lawmakers to reach this decision...
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Kim Davis loses seat as Clerk in Rowan County

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Latest on the general election in Kentucky (all times local): 8:35 p.m. The Kentucky clerk who went to jail in 2015...

UPDATE: Amy McGrath loses to incumbent Andy Barr

Supporters here are fiercely proud of Amy McGrath and the work they've done to get her elected.

Linda Gorton wins the Lexington mayoral race

UPDATE: Ronnie Bastin concedes to former Vice Mayor Linda Gorton. *** LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Former Vice Mayor Linda Gorton’s party campaign was endorsed by the current...

Bastin concedes to Gorton in Lexington mayoral race

Bastin thanked Lexington for allowing him the chance to run, saying it was the "honor of a lifetime."
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UPDATE: Andy Barr wins 6th Congressional District

Barr will be watching the election results come in here with members of the Republican Party of Kentucky in the closest race Barr has ever seen.
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Record voter turnout across the nation

Citizens waited in long lines to cast their votes for a record-setting voter turnout today in Kentucky and across the nation.

Teacher election upset leaves many wondering what’s to come in November

Many are calling it one of the biggest upsets and most telling races of Tuesday's primary election, Rockcastle County teacher Travis Brenda's victory over Jonathan Shell, Kentucky's republican house majority leader.

UPDATE: Kentucky clerk who was jailed faces ’14 opponent

A county clerk in Kentucky who went to jail three years ago for denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples now knows who her challenger will be in the fall election.

Gorton, Bastin top finishers in Lexington mayoral race

The top two Lexington mayoral race candidates have been named as Linda Gorton and Ronnie Bastin.
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Barr wins GOP nomination in Kentucky’s 6th

Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr has easily won the GOP nomination in Kentucky's 6th Congressional District ahead of what's likely to be an intense re-election campaign in November.
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6th Congressional District Democratic front runners

The biggest race to watch today is the 6th congressional district democratic primary.

Voter turnout could be one of the highest since 2010

The stream of people in and out of the polls has been steady all day... which could be a sign that the secretary of state’s prediction of high voter turnout is coming true.

16 Kentucky legislative candidates have been educators

In Kentucky's primary election, 16 legislative candidates are current or retired educators, part of a national movement of teachers seeking better conditions for classrooms.

Sec. of State Grimes tells us what to know going into Tuesday’s primary election

We are less than one week away from the Kentucky primary and a lot of people are getting ready for that big day including Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes.
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Beshear Announces Final Election Fraud Hotline Update

The Attorney General’s Election Fraud hotline opened at 6 a.m. and as of 7:30 p.m. Eastern time the hotline has received 216 calls from 59 counties, said Attorney General Andy Beshear.

Clinton campaigns in Kentucky before Tuesday’s primary

Hillary Clinton is making a big final push in Kentucky, where rival Bernie Sanders hopes to extend his winning streak and further delay her clinching the Democratic presidential nomination.

Not sure how to vote?

If you're not sure where you're supposed to go to vote, the Fayette County Clerk provided a handy web page, to find out just that.

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